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Ed.S. in Technology


Ed.S. in Technology

The Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) degree is a 31-semester-hour program that is an addition to a master’s degree. Students may choose the Non-Thesis Option or the Thesis Option. The coursework focuses on instructional technology with opportunities to pursue courses in other fields and disciplines, allowing you to tailor your studies to your unique career goals. Career opportunities include, but are not limited to, instructional designer, technology planner and facilitator, technology consultant, community college or university instructor, and educator with AAA license and supplemental endorsements.

Coordinator: Dr. Mabel Okojie | 662.325.7598 |

Curriculum for Non-Thesis Option

Curriculum for Thesis Option

Admission Requirements and Deadlines

EDS Student Navigation Guide

The many academic programs described on this site operate under the policies and procedures specified by Mississippi State University; the College of Education; the Department of Instructional Systems and Workforce Development; the Office of Graduate Studies; and appropriate accrediting agencies. These policies and procedures are subject to change without notice. The descriptions of department programs on this site are meant to provide only an information capstone of each program. Interested individuals should contact the department for additional information. A letter that is sent directly to students informs them of their acceptance into the program in the Department of Instructional Systems and Workforce Development and indicates the faculty advisor they have been assigned. All students are assigned a faculty advisor at the time of acceptance into the program.