Expanding Your Skills in Classroom Technology

Regis University’s graduate certificate in Integrating Technology in the Classroom is designed for current educators seeking to complement their existing license, upgrade their skills and credentials or transition into one of our Master of Education programs.
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Integrating Technology in the Classroom Graduate Certificate

Certificate Overview

Offered both online and on-campus, the graduate certificate in Integrating Technology in the Classroom (Non-Endorsement) provides an introduction to pedagogy and instruction technology, examines effective strategies and best practices for integrating technology into curriculum and explores virtual collaboration and communication via Web 2.0, social networking and virtual reality. Students may then select one elective course covering either web development for educational use or multimedia in learning environments.

Integrating Technology in the Classroom Certificate Requirements: 12 credit hours

Learn more about certificate programs offered by Regis University, including the minimum number of credit hours, cost estimates, related occupations and loan information.

Program Requirements

Listed below are the required courses for completion of this certificate at Regis University. Please note that recent course requirement updates may not be reflected in the list below and you should contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for recent changes and updates.

This degree program requires 12.00 credit hours for completion. Please contact your advisor or the Office of Enrollment Services at 303.458.4126.

Certificate: Integrating Tech in the Classroom

EDTC 600 - Pedagogical Prac in Instr Tech

Introduction to pedagogy and instructional technology. Focuses on universal design, media literacy, and begins the electronic portfolio that will be used to collect artifacts for the final capstone course.

EDTC 601 - Virtual Collab and Commun

Exploration of Web 2.0, social networking and virtual reality. Examines copyright, assessment, and instructional methods regarding technology in schools and classrooms. Includes an introduction to online teaching and learning.

Pre-requisite: TAKE EDTC*600 EDTC*614;

Cross listing(s): EDFD 601.

EDTC 603/605

The course descriptions for the above mentioned class could not be found. Please contact Academic Records & Registration at 303-458-4126 with questions. Some additional course information is available and shown here.

Take one of the following courses:
EDTC 603- Web Development for Educational Use
EDTC 605- Multimedia

EDTC 614 - Integrating Technology Into Curriculum

Focuses on effective strategies and best practices for integrating technology into curriculum. Explores emerging technologies and their use in the classroom. Examines educational theory, technology integration, and administrative considerations and skills related to technology.

Pre-requisite: TAKE EDTC*600;

Cross listing(s): EDFD 614.

Course Descriptions

Listed below are the available courses offered at Regis University within this respective program. The courses below include the degree program requirements as well as courses. Please contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for recent changes and updates.

EDTC 600 Pedagogical Prac in Instr Tech (3.00)

Introduction to pedagogy and instructional technology. Focuses on universal design, media literacy, and begins the electronic portfolio that will be used to collect artifacts for the final capstone course.

EDTC 601 Virtual Collab and Commun (3.00)

Exploration of Web 2.0, social networking and virtual reality. Examines copyright, assessment, and instructional methods regarding technology in schools and classrooms. Includes an introduction to online teaching and learning.

Pre-requisite: TAKE EDTC*600 EDTC*614;

Cross listing(s): EDFD 601.

EDTC 603 Web Dev for Educational Use (3.00)

Examines principles and techniques for designing and developing Web-based learning enviornments. Topics include authoring software, usability issues, accessibility, creative commons, visual literacy, universal design, copyright, and online teaching and learning.

Pre-requisite: TAKE EDTC*600 EDTC*614;

EDTC 605 Multimedia (3.00)

Examines principles and techniques for developing and evaluating use of multimedia in learning enviornments. Topics include development, delivery, universal design, assistive technology, open source, audio, video and graphic creation and editing, creative commons, and accessibility.

Pre-requisite: TAKE EDTC*600 EDTC*614;

EDTC 614 Integrating Technology Into Curriculum (3.00)

Focuses on effective strategies and best practices for integrating technology into curriculum. Explores emerging technologies and their use in the classroom. Examines educational theory, technology integration, and administrative considerations and skills related to technology.

Pre-requisite: TAKE EDTC*600;

Cross listing(s): EDFD 614.

How to Apply

Materials Needed for Application and Admission

Applicants seeking a graduate academic certificate from the College for Professional Studies must possess a baccalaureate degree from a U.S. regionally accredited college or university.

  • Application: Completed application form
  • Application fee: $75.00 non-refundable application fee (waived for Regis University graduates)
  • Submit official transcripts from each previously attended U.S. regionally accredited college or university.Official transcript must be sent directly from your previously attended schools to the CPS Admission Office.
  • Minimum overall GPA of 2.75 from previously attended colleges and universities
  • Critical analysis essay
  • Current resume
  • One recommendation form from a principal, colleague or supervisor who knows your work in a professional setting (observation form not needed)
  • Copy of current teaching license
  • Additional admission requirements apply to international students who are non-U.S. citizens
  • Please remember: Applications that are incomplete and/or missing information will NOT be processed
  • Once registered in your first course, a $90 Task Stream fee will be applied toward your tuition. This fee is eligible for financial aid. Task Stream creates a webfolio where all evaluations, projects, papers and field hours are tracked in once place, which can be provided as a link to principals when you apply for teaching positions.

Application Deadlines*

Term Class Start Application Deadline
Summer 2014 May 5, 2014 April 7, 2014
Fall 2014 August 25, 2014 July 28, 2014

*Your application file including all requirements, documents and fees, must be completed by the application deadline.

Tuition

Regis University Tuition: Integrating Technology in the Classroom Graduate Certificate

Course Format Estimated Total Program Cost Credit Hours Required Cost per Credit Hour Estimated Fees for Program
Classroom $5,775 12 $475 $75
Online $5,775 12 $475 $75

Directed study costs $475 per credit hour

Please note: Additional fees may apply to Regis University students. Please contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for information.