CAREER PROSPECTS FOR AN EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY GRADUATE
Educational Technology is a systematic way of designing, implementing and evaluating the total process of learning and teaching in term of specific objectives based on research in human learning and communication and employing a combination of human and non-human resources to bring about more effective instructions.
TEACHING: A graduate of educational Technology will easily find place in either secondary, technical or science colleges to teach, also If you can obtain post graduate qualifications like Msc. or Phd. In the course you can find lecturing positions in the colleges of education or University.
MASS MEDIA: Educational Technology graduate can be employed in the broadcasting or print media to handle educational programme or column. By this I mean media such as radio and television organizations or print media such as newspaper publishers.
ADVERTISING MEDIA: Graduate of Educational Technology can be employed in multimedia industry that deals in advertising. They are needed to package advertising design and production
EDUCATION REGULATORY BODIES: Graduate of Educational Technology can be employed in educational bodies such as NUC, NBTE, JAMB and NERDC as program officers.
EXAMINATION BODIES: A graduate of Educational Technology can work with examination bodies such as WAEC, NECO and NABTEB as examination officers.
COMMUNICATION INDUSTRY: A graduate of Educational Technology is versatile in computer operations and can be gainfully employed in any communication industry such as MTN, ETISALAT, GLO and AIRTEL
FREELANCE OR ONLINE JOB: A graduate of Educational Technology can easily get job online and get paid in dollars by rendering simple services such as graphic design, writing or editing on sites like fiverr.com, gigbucks.com, freelance.com
In fact as an Educational Technology graduate you are an asset to yourself and the nation, just discover yourself, be hardworking, be persistence and prayerful.
Finally anybody aspiring to study the course in any university will be required to have five (5) o level credits in English language, Mathematics and any other three credits.