Career - Technical Teacher Education - M.Ed.

College of Education, Health and Human Services
School of Teaching, Learning and Curriculum Studies
404 White Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-2580
www.kent.edu/ehhs/tlcs


Description

The Master of Education degree in Career-Technical Teacher Education serves individuals who desire to continue as classroom and/or laboratory instructors in one of the career-technical service areas. The program offers a special needs specialization, which focuses on coursework and professional experiences related to the study of special needs populations in career-technical education.

Fully Offered At:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

  • Official transcript(s)
  • Goal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation

English Language Proficiency Requirements for International Students: All international students must provide proof of English language proficiency (unless they meet specific exceptions) by earning a minimum 550 TOEFL score (79 on the Internet-based version), minimum 77 MELAB score, minimum 6.5 IELTS score or minimum 58 PTE Academic score. For more information on international admission, visit the Office of Global Education’s admission websiteEffective spring 2018.

For more information about graduate admission, please visit the Graduate Studies website.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program will be able to:

  1. Expand use of instruction based on learner needs, including individualized, mixed-ability, cooperative and teamwork.
  2. Be competent in using various instructional strategies.
 

Program Requirements

Major Requirements

[EH-MED-CTTE]

Major Requirements
CTTE 56020CURRICULUM GUIDE: DESIGN AND APPLICATION 3
CTTE 66001PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES IN CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION 3
CTTE 66003ANALYSIS OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT 3
CTTE 66004PROGRAM EVALUATION IN CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION 3
CTTE 66005SPECIAL POPULATIONS IN CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION 3
EVAL 65510STATISTICS I FOR EDUCATIONAL SERVICES 3
or EVAL 65511 RESEARCH IN EDUCATIONAL SERVICES
Major Elective, choose from the following:3
FOUNDATIONS OF EDUCATION AND HUMAN SERVICES
MULTICULTURAL EDUCATIONAL PRACTICE AND POLICY
ETHICS IN PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE
CHILD AND ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENT
ADULT DEVELOPMENT
LIFE SPAN DEVELOPMENT
LEARNING THEORIES
Specialization, choose from the following: 111
Career-Technical Teaching
COORDINATION OF CAREER TECHNICAL COOPERATIVE EDUCATION PROGRAMS
THESIS I
and/or Career-Technical Teacher Education (CTTE) Teaching Area Content Electives
and/or Career-Technical Teacher Education (CTTE) Electives
Special Needs
DISADVANTAGED YOUTH IN CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION
THESIS I
and/or Career-Technical Teacher Education (CTTE) Special Needs Electives
and/or Special Education (SPED) Electives
Minimum Total Credit Hours:32
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Prerequisite or co-requisite for specialization: 6 credit hours undergraduate methods courses that include content in course of study/curriculum guide development and methods of teaching laboratory and related content.

Graduation Requirements

The M.Ed. degree requires minimum 16 credit hours at the 60000 level and minimum 18 credit hours of coursework from the College of Education, Health, and Human Services. Students have six years from the term of first enrollment to complete the degree.

Licensure information

Candidates seeking Ohio licensure are required to pass specific assessments in order to apply for licensure. Students should consult their advisors for specific program requirements and refer to the Ohio Department of Education-Educator Preparation website for more information on assessments specific to licensure type.