Graduate School of Education - George Mason University
Graduate School of Education - George Mason University

Our Graduate School of Education is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.

School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

The Learning Technologies in Schools (LTS) program provides the knowledge and skills needed to design effective teaching and learning opportunities for PreK-12 learners using a range of technologies appropriate for face-to-face, online, and blended learning environments.

Students can select from two concentrations within the LTS program:

  1. Designing Digital Learning in Schools (DDLS)—This cohort concentration uses a blend of online and face-to-face instruction to prepare teachers to design digital learning experiences for today’s classrooms and to assume leadership roles in implementing, supervising, managing, and integrating technology in schools. Candidates have the option to earn one of two graduate certificates or a Master’s in Education.
  2. Blended and Online Learning in Schools (BOLS)—This fully-online concentration prepares teachers to effectively teach in learning environments that blend online and traditional instruction or that are fully online. This concentration prepares teachers to design blended and online learning environments that meet the needs of today’s students and schools. Candidates have the option to earn a graduate certificate and/or a Master’s in Education.

Learning Technology graduate students

Students engaged in the Learning Technologies in Schools MEd program.