BUSINESS EDUCATION AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY OPTION is a program designed for post-secondary educators and private sector workforce educators to learn advanced computer applications, instructional and course design, and skills and dispositions for business and administrative technology instructors in higher education and private sector settings. A minimum of 36 hours beyond the Bachelor's degree is required, and a capstone experience is required to complete the degree. Applications are accepted on a continual basis. Application deadlines: Fall Semester - July 15; Spring Semester - November 15; Summer Semester - April 15.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: Undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university in business education, office administration and technology, or related field; undergraduate GPA 2.5 and above; GRE score of 144 or more on the quantitative portion; the score on the verbal portion of the GRE must be 147 or above; an analytical writing score of 4.0, or recieve a MAT raw score of 375.

Applicants with an undergraduate overall GPA of 3.0 or higher will not have to take the GRE or MAT exam to be considered for admission.

 DEGREE REQUIREMENTS: The Master's in Education-Business Technology Option is now offered completely online, with a new program of study to better serve our students. For more information, follow the links below.

BEIT Program Presentation

BEIT Program of Study


Course Rotation

NOTE: This program does not satisfy requirements for initial or advanced teacher certification in Georgia by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission.  For more information, contact your advisor.


Contact Mrs. Amy Williams, Instructor for more admission information.

Please visit the Graduate School Website.