Master of Science: Career and Technical Education

College of Business and Technology
Master of Science: Career and Technical Education

Degree Options:

  • Engineering/Technology Education
  • Technical Education Administration
  • Occupational Training and Development
  • Agriculture Education

Who Would be Interested in This Program?

  • Teachers of technology subjects in community colleges and secondary schools
  • Those who want to become trainers in an occupational setting
  • Teachers of agriculture and horticulture in community colleges and secondary schools

What Are the Requirements to be Admitted to the Program?

  • Applicants are expected to present an appropriate undergraduate technical teaching major and provide proof of acceptable professional and scholarly aptitude. An undergraduate grade point average of
  • 2.5 and individual Verbal and Quantitative scores of 144 or higher on the Graduate Record Examination are expected.
  • Applicants with cumulative undergraduate GPA’s of 3.0 or higher, or 3.25 or higher in their last 60 hours of undergraduate work are exempt from the GRE/GMAT/MAT requirement. Applicants may submit scores on the  GMAT or the MAT as a substitute for the GRE. GMAT scores of 420 or higher are expected. MAT scores of 380 or higher are expected. 

Where Are Recent Graduates of the Program Employed?

  • Secondary schools and the Kentucky Community and Technical College system.
  • Department of Criminal Justice Training (DOCJT)
  • Toyota
  • Sonic Corporation and other corporate training centers.

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