Feb 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

Technology for Education and Training (M.S.)

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Program Overview

The masters in Technology for Education and Training is intended for current teachers interested in enhancing their knowledge and skills to effectively integrate technology into teaching and learning. This program is also appropriate for those educators outside of K-12 education interested in learning how to leverage educational technologies to support learning and development within their organization. Students will explore current research in technology integration, instructional design, and learning theory, while expanding their knowledge of emerging technologies, technology-infused learning environments, multimedia, and more. All graduates of this program will be prepared to be leaders in their school or organization.Become an expert in emerging technologies and develop tech-infused learning environments. Learn more at usd.edu/onlinemstet.


Master of Science, Technology for Education and Training, Plan B only (non-thesis)

Major Area Coursework - 36 Credit Hours

 (instruction of some courses shared between USD and DSU campuses)

Supporting Area Coursework

General Application Requirements

  1. Completed application
  2. $35 application fee
  3. Official transcripts*
  4. Letters of recommendation*
  5. Statement of purpose
  6. Resume/CV*

*Requirements for admission vary by program and may require different documentation and have different deadlines. This list is not all-inclusive, to view specific program requirements and submission deadlines, follow the  “Admissions Information” hyperlink at the top of this page OR visit the specific program/dept. page found here: link.usd.edu/grad-catalog

State Authorization - It Matters Where You Live

If your learning placement course (internship, externship, clinical, rotation, practicum, independent study, study away, etc.) or your online course will be taken outside South Dakota, please reference USD’s State Authorization webpage.

State Authorization


Division of Teacher Residency and Education
605-658-6639 | tre@usd.edu | usd.edu/tre

Graduate Admissions 
605-658-6140 | gradadmissions@usd.edu  | usd.edu/grad


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