Career and Technical Education (PTCP)

Admission Requirements

  1. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in an area other than career and technical education, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale).
  2. Minimum of one year of work experience in a CTE area.

In addition, all applicants should review the Admission to a Graduate Program section in this catalog.

Program Requirements

Occupational Competency Exams (30 credit hours)
CTE 100COMPREHENSIVE THEORETICAL TRADE OR TECHNICAL SKILLS (or equivalent)15
CTE 200COMPREHENSIVE TRADE OR TECHNICAL PERFORMANCE SKILLS (or equivalent)15
Required Courses (36 credit hours)
CTE/BME 301FOUNDATIONS OF CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION3
CTE/BME 302CURRICULUM AND EVALUATION IN CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION3
CTE 306CLASSROOM/LABORATORY MANAGEMENT3
CTE 311CAREER MENTORING3
CTE 350SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY RELATIONSHIP FIELD EXPERIENCE3
CTE 402ASSESSMENT IN CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION3
CTE 404/BME 411METHODS OF TEACHING CAREER AND TECHNICAL SUBJECTS3
CTE 413STUDENT TEACHING CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION6
CTE 421CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION FOR STUDENTS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS3
SPF 303EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY: MIDDLE AND SECONDARY EDUCATION3
or SPF 353 HUMAN DEVELOPMENT DURING EARLY ADOLESCENCE AND ADOLESCENCE
Total Credit Hours36-66