College of Education and Liberal Arts

Instructional Technology Admissions

Admission Requirements

Master of Science in Instructional Technology (MSIT)

1) A bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
2) 3.00 minimum GPA in the last 60 hours of undergraduate courses
3) GRE or MAT score
4) TOEFL score of 550 (paper-based ) or a score of 213 (computer-based) for for International candidates whose native language is not English
5) 3 letters of recommendation
6) A letter of interest and commitment

Master Technology Teacher (MTT) Certification

Applicants must meet the following criteria for admission into the MTT program:

1) A bachelor's degree with a grade point average of 2.5 on the last 60 credit hours of undergraduate degree if seeking MTT certification alone;
OR
A bachelor's degree with a grade point average of 3.0 or above on the last 60 credit hours of undergraduate if seeking a combined certification and degree;

2) A teaching certification with Technology Applications or Technology Education Certification
OR
A teaching certification with at least three years teaching experience;

3) A completed "Prerequisite Knowledge and Skill Questionnaire," and a portfolio of sample works demonstrating skills in technology applications for teaching (see Applications to download Questionnaire);

4) Two letters of recommendation from school district administrators, which may include district level technology director, school principal, or superintendent.

5) Upon admission and as a condition for retention in the program, candidate must complete all course work in their program plan with a grade of B or above.

Technology Applications 8-12 Certification Candidate for this program must be pursuing a post-baccalaureate certification program or a graduate degree program in teaching. A formal admission application is not required. However, candidate must complete a program plan at the Office of Teacher Certification.

How to Apply

Master of Science in Instructional Technology (MSIT)

Candidate for the MSIT program must complete admission application for a graduate program. For more information, go to the A&M - Texarkana Admissions page.

Master Technology Teacher (MTT) EC-12 Certification

Submit a formal application to the Office of Teacher Certification and provide the following evidence of qualification as follow:

Attention: Bonnie Johnson
Office of Teacher Certification
Texas A&M University-Texarkana
P.O. Box 5518
Texarkana, TX 75505
(903) 223-3048
bonnie.johnson@tamut.edu

If your application is accepted, you will be invited to complete a program plan at the Office of Teacher Certification.

Technology Applications 8-12 Certification

For information on how to apply for this certification program, contact:

Bonnie Johnson
Office of Teacher Certification
Texas A&M University-Texarkana
P.O. Box 5518
Texarkana, TX 75505
(903) 223-3048
bonnie.johnson@tamut.edu