2020-2021 Catalog (Current)

Career and Technical Education/Instructor Concentration

Degree Type: Master of Science in Career and Tech Educ
College(s): College of Arts and Sciences

Program Requirements

Career and Technical Education Instructor Concentration, MTE Program Checksheet

Includes:

  • Major Courses and General Electives
  • Admission and Transfer Requirements
  • Graduation Requirements

Why Choose Career and Technical Education Instructor Concentration?

Improved career and technical education competency and refined instructional or administrative skills are the goals of Ferris State University's Master of Science degree program in career and technical education.

Students eligible for admission to the graduate program must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. When required, candidates should hold or be eligible for professional licensure, registration or certification to practice in the occupational specialty. Previous teaching experience is not a requirement. An admissions committee will review all application materials and recommend appropriate action. Upon admission to the graduate program, each student will be assigned a graduate advisor.

Career Opportunities

The program enables career and technical instructors in allied health, business, home economics and technical education at secondary and post-secondary levels, as well as industrial training and development personnel, to attain an advanced education by building on previous training and occupational experience.

More Information

School of Education
Bishop Hall Room 421
Ferris State University
1349 Cramer Circle
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2737
Telephone: (231) 591-5361

Required Courses
Credit Hours

MASTER OF SCIENCE CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION - INSTRUCTOR OPTION 34 CREDITS REQUIRED

CORE REQUIREMENTS 12 CREDITS REQUIRED
Found and Organization of CTE
3
OR
Array
Issues in Career Tech Educ
3
Curriculum Design - Evaluation
3
OR
Array
Adv Integrat Curr Design-Eval
3
Inst of Exceptional Learners
3
Evaluation in Career Tech Educ
3

EDUCATION REQUIREMETNS 8-9 CREDITS REQUIRED

THIS IS A SECTION
Internship in Career Tech Educ
1 TO 3
Prin Data Driv Decision Making
4
Capstone
3

EDUCATION/SUBJECT AREA ELECTIVES 12 CREDITS REQUIRED

Issues in Career Tech Educ
3
Adv Integrat Curr Design-Eval
3
Educational Leadership
3
Educ Technology Classroom
3
Teach-Learn Theories Classroom
3
Content Instr Wrkshp - Sem CTE
1 TO 2
Curricular Supervision
3
School Business Management
3
School Law
3
Implem Total Quality Mgmt Educ
3
Graduate Topics Career Tech Ed
1 TO 3
Special Studies in ECTE
1 TO 3