Technology Education (PTCP)

Admission Requirements

  1. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
  2. Completion of 36 credit hours of coursework in technology or a technologically-related area, such as engineering, architecture, engineering technology, electrical technology, or industrial technology.
  3. Evidence of coursework or professional experience from among the following areas: biotechnical systems, communication systems, structural systems, production systems, and transportation systems.

Program Requirements

Technology Education Requirements (6 credit hours)
CTE 301FOUNDATIONS OF CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION3
CTE 404METHODS OF TEACHING CAREER AND TECHNICAL SUBJECTS3
Other Education Requirements (15 credit hours)
CTE 302CURRICULUM AND EVALUATION IN CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION3
CTE 402ASSESSMENT IN CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION3
SPF 303EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY: MIDDLE AND SECONDARY EDUCATION3
EDU 416TEACHING LITERACY IN MIDDLE AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS3
CTE 421/EXE 372CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION FOR STUDENTS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS3
Professional Semesters (12 credit hours)
TED 450STUDENT TEACHING IN TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION6
TED 451STUDENT TEACHING IN TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION II6
Total Credit Hours33

Other Program Requirements

In addition to the required coursework, students must complete:

  1. New York State Certification Exams: LAST, ATS-W, and CST. Registration materials for these exams may be obtained from the Teacher Certification Office, Chase Hall 222.
  2. Seminars:
    1. S.A.V.E. (School Anti-Violence Education) workshop
    2. Child abuse identification workshops
    3. Drug and alcohol awareness seminar
    4. Fire and arson safety seminar