Master of Arts in Instructional Technology(MAIT) Cohort InformationDr. Doug HarveyAssociate Professorof Instructional Technologydouglas.email@example.comDr. Jung LeeAssociate Professorof Instructional Technologyjung.firstname.lastname@example.orgDr. Amy AckermanProgram Director,Associate Professorof Instructional Technologyamy.email@example.com
TopicsWhat is the MAIT program?What is the MAIT cohort program?Supervisory Certificate ProgramApplication ProcessQ & A
MAIT Program deals withThe improvement ofteaching, learning andperformance throughthe application oflearning theory andtechnology.
MAIT program focuses onDesigning instruction from theperspective of the learner ratherthan from the perspective of thecontent (the traditional educationand training approach).
MAIT Program servesEducators, administrators, and related personnelin P-12 schools andhigher education, as wellas those involved ininstructionaldesign, development, and training in governmentand corporate sectors.
MAIT Curriculum 11 courses (33 credits) 6 Core courses including Research & Capstone courses 5 Elective coursesFor example: Integrating Technology in the Classroom Web Design and Development Distance Learning in Education Critical Thinking and Technology Grant Writing
After the MAIT degree:Supervisory Cert CoursesTo apply for the Supervisory Certificate,Required Courses (Prerequisite: Master’s Degree) EDUC 6110: Curriculum Development & Evaluation EDUC 6120: Principles of SupervisionOptional Electives (2 courses) INTC 5160: Instructional Design INTC 5230: Supervising & Coordination Ed Tech INTC 5330: Integrating Technology in the Classroom More courses available in the MAED program
What is the MAIT CohortProgram? All classes are offered at a school site or viadistance education. All courses include hybrid (face-to-face and online)component with some offering total, virtualattendance. The same group of students (cohort) proceedsthrough the program together. The curriculum is customized to the specificneeds of the cohort group.
Benefits of MAIT Cohort Faculty/staff convenience Networking synergy among colleagues Customized Professional Development Better prepared faculty/staff, new and experienced Highly qualified teachers to meet NJCCS 8.1 standards Content & Technology integration Pedagogy Course/training design and assessment Use of local community facilities Mobilization of local human resources
Cohort Curriculum Same rigor as the on-campus courses Total 11 courses (33 credits) 6 core courses Instructional Technology in 21st Century Learning,Visual Communications, Learning Strategies in I.T,Instructional Design, Research, Capstone 5 elective courses Selected and customized by the cohort group Possible to provide a new course based onneeds of the cohort group
DurationDetermined by the cohort group Three courses per year Fall, Spring, and Late Spring 3.5 yearsOR Two courses per year Fall and Spring 5.5 years
Class Time Adjusted to teachers’ schedules (districtacademic calendar) rather than followingStockton schedule Right after the end of the school day 3.5 hours, once a week, 11-12 weeks Three courses during a school year
Instructors for Cohort Program Core courses: MAIT faculty members Electives: MAIT faculty or highly qualified adjuncts,including MAIT alumni
For a new MAIT Cohort If the cohort agrees, MAIT will offerEDUC 6110: Curriculum Development &Evaluation as an elective course, so that, afterreceiving a MAIT degree, you need to takeonly one more course to complete requiredNJ Supervisory Certificate courses.
Application Process You can start as a non-matriculated student Up to 6 credits(However, we recommend that you apply for the MAITprogram at Stockton before taking a course) Why do I need to be matriculated? Need to pay non-matriculated student fee each term($50) Cannot apply for financial aid Cannot apply for Graduate Assistantship Do not receive student ID
Application process (cont’d) Check the Stockton Graduate Program website. Go to http://www.stockton.edu/grad(Academics/ Graduate Programs/ ProspectiveStudents/ How to Apply) On-line application available Fill in the application form and essay Three letters of recommendation All transcripts
Application process (cont’d) No testing if currently hold a Master’s degree GRE or Miller Analogies Test Stockton has a computer-based testing center Make an appointment (609-652-4227 – Grad Studies) Testing days at Stocktonhttp://intraweb.stockton.edu/eyos/page.cfm?siteID=107&pageID=262 Immunization requirements State mandatory
New Tuition Rate for MAITOff-campus ProgramsStockton cohort pricing All inclusive tuition price:$600 per credit (No additional fees) 13 or more students in the group:$570 per credit (No additional fees)
Payment Options: Option 1:Pay full amount on the 1st day of class Option 2: Deferred Payment ($50.00 charge)1. 1/3 of all inclusive tuition rate + $50 due by 1st day of class2. 1/3 due 30 business days prior to the END of class3. 1/3 due 30 days AFTER the end of class.
What is the next step? Complete non-matriculation formhttp://stockton.edu/grad• Submit reimbursement request for school district, ifapplicable If questions, email MAIT Program Directoramy.firstname.lastname@example.org @amyMAIT
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