Information Technology, Graduate Endorsement
Graduate Endorsement in Information Technology
Why Pursue This Program
The online Information Technology, Graduate Endorsement is designed for individuals who are interested in the computer science aspect of instructional technology.
The Information Technology Graduate Endorsement focuses on:
- Teaching methodologies
- Programming techniques
- System administration skills
This program will provide a strong foundation for individuals who are working in:
- Information technology areas related to schools
- Web design specialists
- Individuals interested in more of a technology focus area of instruction
- Business professionals who train or support end-users
For certified teachers, this track will lead to a supplemental endorsement in Information Technology, which allows recipients to teach programming and web design courses in K-12 schools. For non-teachers, this track does not lead to the initial teaching certificate but it does allow for flexibility in course selection and inclusion of additional computer science and information technology courses.
All the classes that are taken for the Information Technology track apply towards the Instructional Technology, MS Ed with a concentration in Instructional Technology degree.
More about the Instructional Technology, MS Ed program:
The University of Nebraska at Kearney also offers the Instructional Technology, MS Ed. Concentration areas within the degree program allow students to customize their program to their professional needs.
- Information Technology
- Instructional Technology
- Leadership in Instructional Technology
- School Librarian
What's it like to take a program online?
Quality learning experience
The University of Nebraska has offered distance education courses for more than 100 years so you can expect a quality, rigorous experience. Online courses are often highly interactive with faculty and students communicating through e-mail, discussion forums and chat groups. You’ll have direct access to world-class faculty – researchers who are experts in their fields or practitioners with real-world experience. Also, you’ll be part of a community of learners and can benefit from the perspectives of students from across the globe.
Online learning gives you the flexibility and freedom to attend your classes wherever is convenient to you. You can save time and money by being able to continue to work and by avoiding relocation or travel costs. You will be required to complete assignments in a certain timeframe, but in most instances, you can log in and complete coursework during the time of day that works best for you. You aren’t tied to a specific class time.
Service you expect from a leading University
Online learners at the University of Nebraska have access to the same student services available to on-campus students. An academic adviser will guide you along your journey, library services are available to help you excel in your program and career services are available when you are ready to take your next step. These are just a few of the services in place to help you succeed.