Master of Educational Technology (MET)

Overview

The Master of Educational Technology (MET) program offers a fully online graduate degree that explores the potential use and impact of learning technologies in a variety of contexts. UBC is an internationally-recognized leader in distributed education, and the Faculty members work on the leading edge of curriculum design and technology integration.

The master's program consists of ten 3-credit courses and provides an in-depth opportunity for students to interact online with colleagues around the globe who are working in technology-supported learning environments. Students in the master's program must complete all four required core courses and six electives.

This innovative program provides an excellent environment in which to learn and engage in:

  • Teaching/Instruction using Learning Technologies
  • Planning and Management of Learning Technologies
  • Design and Development of Learning Technologies

 

Quick Facts

Degree
Master of Educational Technology
Subject
Education
Mode of delivery
Online / Distance (100%)
Specialization
Education Technology
Program Components
Coursework only
Faculty
Faculty of Education

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Graduate Students with Families

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Date: Wednesday, 21 November 2018
Time: 10:00 to 11:00
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Date: Friday, 23 November 2018
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Requirements

TOEFL (ibT) Overall Score Requirement

90
22
22
22
21

IELTS Overall Score Requirement

6.5
6.0
6.0
6.0
6.0

Deadline Details

Application Deadline

Deadline to submit online application. No changes can be made to the application after submission.

Transcript Deadline

Deadline to upload scans of official transcripts through the applicant portal in support of a submitted application. Information for accessing the applicant portal will be provided after submitting an online application for admission.

Referee Deadline

Deadline for the referees identified in the application for admission to submit references. See Letters of Reference for more information.

May 2019 Intake

Application Open Date
01 December 2018
Canadian Applicants
Application Deadline: 15 February 2019
Transcript Deadline: 22 February 2019
Referee Deadline: 22 February 2019
International Applicants
Application Deadline: 15 February 2019
Transcript Deadline: 22 February 2019
Referee Deadline: 22 February 2019

September 2019 Intake

Application Open Date
01 December 2018
Canadian Applicants
Application Deadline: 15 May 2019
Transcript Deadline: 22 May 2019
Referee Deadline: 22 May 2019
International Applicants
Application Deadline: 15 May 2019
Transcript Deadline: 22 May 2019
Referee Deadline: 22 May 2019

January 2020 Intake

Application Open Date
01 December 2018
Canadian Applicants
Application Deadline: 15 October 2019
Transcript Deadline: 22 October 2019
Referee Deadline: 22 October 2019
International Applicants
Application Deadline: 15 October 2019
Transcript Deadline: 22 October 2019
Referee Deadline: 22 October 2019

Funding Sources

No funding available.

Career Options

The MET curriculum is designed for educators at all levels and in diverse contexts:

  • K-12 teachers
  • college and university educators
  • adult/industry educators
  • course designers

Tuition / Program Costs

FeesCanadian Citizen / Permanent Resident / Refugee / DiplomatInternational
Application Fee$104.00$104.00
Tuition *
Tuition per credit$539.00$772.47
Other Fees and Costs
Student FeesVary
* Regular, full-time tuition. For on-leave, extension, continuing or part time (if applicable) fees see UBC Calendar.
All fees for the year are subject to adjustment and UBC reserves the right to change any fees without notice at any time, including tuition and student fees. In case of a discrepancy between this webpage and the UBC Calendar, the UBC Calendar entry will be held to be correct.

Further Program Information

 
 

May 2019 Intake

Application Open Date
01 December 2018
Canadian Applicant Deadline
15 February 2019
International Applicant Deadline
15 February 2019

September 2019 Intake

Application Open Date
01 December 2018
Canadian Applicant Deadline
15 May 2019
International Applicant Deadline
15 May 2019

January 2020 Intake

Application Open Date
01 December 2018
Canadian Applicant Deadline
15 October 2019
International Applicant Deadline
15 October 2019

Program Information

Application Enquiries
 

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