Career and Technical Education

Admission Prerequisites - Career & Technical Education (MEd)

Prerequisite Coursework Evaluation

Prerequisite evaluations are conducted upon the receipt of an application for admission and official transcripts from all institutions attended. Applicants missing prerequisite coursework will be given the option to defer their application to a future term to allow for time to complete coursework needed to be eligible for admission. Prerequisite evaluations are only conducted once an application for admission and official transcripts from all institutions attended have been received by the Office of Enrollment Management. Have questions? Contact us at (215) 204-0999.

Prerequisites for Admission

Applicants to the MEd in Career & Technical Education must have completed at least six credits of college-level mathematics and six credits of college-level English composition and literature in their undergraduate program. All applicants must fulfill required prerequisites before they are eligible for admission.

Testing Requirements

Business, Computer and Information Technology Education & Marketing Education

Applicants must provide official score reports demonstrating a passing score on the Praxis II in the appropriate content area in order to be admitted to the program.

Praxis: Tests & Score Information
PA Certification Area Test Code Specialty Test Title
Both Concentrations 30511 Praxis I: Fundamental Subjects
Business, Computer and Information Technology Education 10101 Praxis II: Business Subjects
Marketing Education 10561 Praxis II: Marketing Education

Additional Requirements

Industrial Education

  • Temple University Vocational 1 Program Application (front signed by School District Representative; back notarized).
  • PDE Form 338V if presently teaching; PDE 338ES and letter from School District if promised a teaching position


State and federal criminal background checks, a TB test, and a child abuse clearance are required to be eligible to complete the program. Applicants must complete and upload documentation of clearances prior to the start of their program. See Required Clearances for Working in Pennsylvania Schools for more information.