Graduate Certificate

Computer Technology Endorsement Online

The Graduate Computer Technology Endorsement Certificate may be earned apart from completing the entire Classroom Technology Master’s degree. Teachers with this endorsement will not only be prepared to provide leadership capabilities for local, state or national educational technology initiatives, but will also be licensed to teach technology courses, K-12. Students may apply for the Computer Technology Endorsement from the Ohio Department of Education after completing the 16 hours of coursework identified for this credential.

This endorsement prepares graduates for career opportunities--highly qualified district level leadership with technology initiatives, state level leadership, credits earned towards Master's Degree in Classroom Technology.


Graduate Certificate - Computer Technology Endorsement Online

Advance Your Career

  • K-12 district technology coach
  • K-12 certification in computer/tech classes
  • Highly qualified educatorQM LearnerSupport CertMark 2019 web


  • Six courses (16 credit hours)
  • Tuition Estimate $7,280
  • Full time, finish in six months
  • Part time, finish in less than one year
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Program Requirements

The Computer Technology Endorsement program is the first 16 credit hours of the full master’s degree in classroom technology. Teachers adding this certificate to their existing Ohio teacher license will be prepared to provide leadership in technology for local, state or national education initiatives, but will also earn the credential for high quality and be licensed to teach computer science courses in K-12 public schools.

Program Prerequisites

This is a sample of a course sequence for a cohort that starts in Fall semester. The first 6 courses are those for the Computer Technology Endorsement Certificate.


  • EDTL 6150: Information Literacy (3 credits)
  • EDTL 6310: Technology in the 21st Century - Classroom (3 credits)
  • EDTL 6320: Tech Leadership & PD (3 credits)
  • EDTL 6330: Dynamic Media 1 (3 credits)
  • EDTL 6350: Real World Technology (3 credits)
  • EDTL 6390: Special Topics in Classroom Technology (1 credit)

Steps to Apply


Submit Your Application Online

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Note:  All graduate level programs use the same Graduate College Application. A $45 nonrefundable application fee is assessed for domestic applications. The international application fee is $75.


Submit Official Collegiate Transcripts and Test Scores

Submit scanned copies of official or unofficial transcripts from all institutions attended to the Graduate College. Upon admission, final official transcripts from each degree granting institution must be submitted.

Official transcripts are to be sent to:

Graduate College
200 University Hall
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403

TEST SCORES: One of the following test scores is to be submitted as part of the online application process. Non-original scores must be notarized. Any of following tests are accepted: Praxis Scores, OAE scores (Ohio Assessment for Educators), or GRE scores (within last 5 years). NOTE: If a person already possesses a master's degree then no test scores are required.

Non-native speakers of English must have a minimum 80 TOEFL IBT, 53 PTEA, or 7.0 IELTS score. For information on the GRE/Praxis/TOEFL tests, visit the Educational Testing Service website. The Graduate Coordinator will send you more information on taking the Wayfind Assessment once you have processed the rest of your application materials. The Graduate Coordinator will send you more information on taking the Wayfind Assessment once you have processed the rest of your application materials.

You will be enrolled in and receive your graduate certificate from the
College of Education and Human Development

Updated: 02/20/2023 03:08PM