Educational Technology

minor | UF Online

The Educational Technology minor focuses on facilitating the educational process in technology-infused 21st century learning environments. This program is designed for future professionals who are seeking a career in educational institutions or industry, small and medium business or corporate settings. Possible employment opportunities include but are not limited to: media specialist, instructional designer, technology trainer, media or web developer or eLearning consultant.

About this Program

  • College: Education
  • Credits: 15 minimum | Completed with minimum grades of C
  • Contact: 1.855.99GATOR

School Information

With more than three-dozen faculty and students from all over the world, the School of Teaching & Learning offers on-campus and online programs in a diverse range of subjects in education.



P.O. Box 117048


The minor combines learning theories, technology, multimedia, and creativity to build a unique professional skill set aimed to empower teaching and learning in real-world situations. Students utilize advance technology and gain hands-on proficiency in creating interactive and engaging multimedia products that are in high demand. Beyond utilizing hardware and software, the minor provides students with solid pedagogical foundations, contemporary research, and proven practices for improving learning outcomes.

The minor welcomes undergraduate students who prefer a flexible online learning schedule and activities. All required courses are offered fully online.

At the completion of the minor, students will have created a Web portfolio showcasing their mastery in designing, developing and utilizing a variety of digital multimedia products and technology to enhance learning effectiveness.


  • Apply for the minor after earning 45 credits and before earning 100 credits.
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA is required. All 3000/4000 level-courses in the minor must be taken at UF.
  • Initiate the application to add the minor

Required Courses

EME 2040Introduction to Educational Technology3
EME 3319Design and Development of Educational Multimedia3
EME 3813Technology-Enhanced Learning Environments3
EME 4673Introduction to Instructional Design3
EME 4320Instructional Development for Teaching and Learning3
Total Credits15