Advisement Checklist for Graduate Certificate in Online Teaching
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Apply for admission to OSU Graduate College online at http://gradcollege.okstate.edu
Deadline: July 15 for Fall admission - Early applications will be reviewed regularly throughout the year but all applications will be effective fall semester.
Meet School of Educational Studies graduate admission criteria:
1) Grade point average >3.00 in a Bachelors degree from an accredited institution
2) Statement of Professional Goals (The admission committee looks for writing ability and a fit between your goals and the program)
3) One letter of recommendation providing information related to past academic ability, potential for graduate study, and writing ability.
This is a separate degree application from the M.S. in Educational Technology. If a student in the Graduate Certificate in Online Teaching program would like to pursue the full M.S. in Educational Technology, he or she must apply for the M.S. prior to completing nine (9) of the twelve (12) credit hours. All four of the Graduate Certificate courses will count toward the M.S. in Educational Technology.
Submit the Statement of Professional Goals and reference contact information within the online application process.
Obtain your OSU username and password at http://okey.okstate.edu. These will be used for accessing e-mail, logging onto the OSU network, accessing Digital Library Services (http://www.library.okstate.edu), and using the Online Classroom (online.okstate.edu) for online components of courses.
Sign up for the Ed Tech @ OSU Listserv sign up and archives: http://listserv.okstate.edu/edtc-l.html
Join the Online Classroom Graduate Student Community by following the instructions found at
Join our Facebook Group: Ed Tech @ OSU
Join the Educational Media & Technology Student Association at http://campuslink.okstate.edu/organization/EMT
Familiarize yourself with general information for current graduate students at http://gradcollege.okstate.edu
Using the courses listed below and the “Courses” page at http://edtech.okstate.edu, complete a Plan of study form at http://planofstudy.okstate.edu, and enroll in courses at http://prodosu.okstate.edu
Students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better with no grade of D or F or more than one C in a course.
Coursework 12 hours (must be taken consecutively)
EDTC 5720 Learning in a Digital Age (will become EDTC 5053 Fall 2016)
EDTC 5103 Advanced Computer Applications in Education
EDTC 5503 Facilitating Online Learning
EDTC 5153 Computer-Based Instructional Development
Complete the graduation clearance checklist and diploma application at the beginning of the semester you plan to graduate.
Graduation Clearance Checklist: http://gradcollege.okstate.edu/sites/default/files/Grad_Clearance_form_0.pdf
Diploma/Certificate Application instructions: http://commencement.okstate.edu/node/47
Graduate Commencement information: http://gradcollege.okstate.edu/content/graduate-commencement
Advisor Approval: Signature _______________________________________________ Date _________________
I understand all degree requirements, and I agree to assume responsibility for meeting all degree and certification requirements throughout the process
Student Signature _______________________________________________________ Date _________________
Other Important Links:
TECH Playground http://edtech.okstate.edu/techplayground
Oklahoma Technology Association http://oktech.org
Free software for OSU students: http://it.okstate.edu/mca
Online Classroom: http://oc.okstate.edu
Financing a Graduate Degree http://gradcollege.okstate.edu/
COE Scholarships: http://education.okstate.edu (Due February 1st each year)