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 computer science 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/technology classes
Highly qualified educator


Six courses (16 credit hours)
Estimate $7,280
Full time, finish in six months
Part time, finish in less than one year
Finish in one years
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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 6310: Tech in the 21st Century (3 credits)
  • EDTL 6360: Internet in the Education Community (3 credits)
  • EDTL 6350: Real World Technology (3 credits)
  • EDTL 6330: Dynamic Media 1 (3 credits)
  • EDTL 6320: Tech Leadership & Professional Development (3 credits)
  • EDTL 6390: Diversity in the Field (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
120 McFall Center
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403

The Graduate Coordinator will send you more information on taking the Wayfind Assessment once you have processed the rest of your application materials. TOEFL scores are required from applicants whose native language is not English. For information on the GRE/Praxis/TOEFL tests, visit the Educational Testing Service website.


Write a Letter of Interest

You will upload this as part of the online application process for this program.

  1. Specification of the cohort to which you are applying, such as “online Summer 2013".

  2. One to three paragraphs describing your experience with technology, and particularly technology in the classroom.

  3. One to three paragraphs describing what interests you about earning a master’s degree in classroom technology. (Why are you applying for this program?)


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