Career and Technical Education

Admissions Requirements - Career & Technical Education (MEd)

For admission consideration, applicants should submit:

  • College of Education Application for Admission
  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all accredited institutions attended and/or from which you earned credit.
    • Prerequisite coursework is required for admission to the Business, Computer and Information Technology Education and Marketing Education concentrations. A prerequisite evaluation is conducted upon receipt of your application and all official transcripts.
  • Statement of Goals which outlines your interest in seeking a master's degree with a specific focus on the career to which you aspire; your interests; and your academic and job-related experiences that are relevant to the program.
  • Two Letters of Reference should be obtained to provide insight regarding the applicant's academic competence. References from college/university faculty are recommended.
  • Professional Resume

Applicants should also submit the following based on their area of interest:

 
Concentration Supplemental Item
Business, Computer and Information Technology Education Official score report demonstrating a passing score on the Praxis I & Praxis II. Refer to the Admissions Prerequisites for test codes.
Marketing Education Official score report demonstrating a passing score on the Praxis I & Praxis II. Refer to the Admissions Prerequisites for test codes.
Industrial Education Occupational Competency Assessment (OCA): Applicants must have at least 2 years of experience in the field and pass the OCA.


In addition, international applicants should submit:

  • Official document that validates completion and conferral of a degree, diploma, and/or certificate. While not required, applicants are encouraged to submit transcript(s) to the World Education Services (WES) for evaluation.
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS exam scores if a non-native speaker of English. A minimum score of 79 TOEFL iBt or 6.5 on IELTS is required for admission.

Submitting Your Documents

Once you have completed your application for admission, your next step is to submit your supporting documents.

Application Deadlines

Submit all required admissions documents by the application deadline to receive priority consideration for admission and financial support.

  • Spring: November 1
  • Fall: March 1