Career and Technical Education (M.S.Ed.)
Master of Science in Education
Program Code: MSED-ED
Major Code: CTE
Department of Career and Technical Education
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) Accredited
Bacon Hall 122, (716) 878-4717
Enrollment in all teacher education programs follows the guidelines for "Admission to Teacher Education Programs" found in this catalog. Applicants who do not yet meet all admissions criteria should consult with the department.
The master’s program in career and technical education (CTE) extends and improves the professional competencies of CTE teachers. Candidates interested in becoming certified as coordinators of diversified cooperative work-study programs may take the two related required courses: CTE 550 and CTE 555.
All applicants for Professional Certification in New York State must show evidence of completing the required seminar in Harassment, Bullying, Cyberbullying, and Discrimination in Schools: Prevention and Intervention (DASA Training).
Students are assigned academic advisers to plan programs based on individual needs and degree requirements. All courses should be selected by advisement.
- A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale).
In addition, all applicants should review the Admission to a Graduate Program section in this catalog.
|Required Courses (6 credit hours)|
|BME 602||CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT AND PLANNING IN BUSINESS AND MARKETING EDUCATION||3|
|SPF 611/BME 605||EVALUATION IN EDUCATION||3|
|Elective Courses (15-18 credit hours)|
|Select five to six from the following:||15-18|
|CAREER EDUCATION: RATIONALE, NATURE, AND CONCEPTS|
|ORGANIZATION OF DIVERSIFIED COOPERATIVE WORK-STUDY PROGRAMS|
|OPERATION OF DIVERSIFIED COOPERATIVE WORK-STUDY PROGRAMS|
|CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION|
|SUPERVISION OF VOCATIONAL EDUCATION|
|ADMINISTRATION OF VOCATIONAL EDUCATION|
|SELECT TOPICS IN THE ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION/SUPERVISION OF VOCATIONAL EDUCATION|
|HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION|
|STRUCTURE OF OCCUPATIONAL PROGRAMS|
|INTERRELATIONSHIPS OF LABOR, MANAGEMENT, AND OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION|
|Research and Master's Project (6 credit hours)|
|BME 601/SPF 689||RESEARCH SEMINAR||3|
|CTE 690||MASTER'S PROJECT||3|
|Total Credit Hours||30|