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College
College of Education, Health and Human Services
Department
School of Teaching, Learning and Curriculum Studies

404 White Hall
Tel: 330-672-2580
E-mail: oss@kent.edu
Web: www.kent.edu/ehhs/tlcs/index.cfm

Description

The Master of Education 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. Available specialization in career technical teacher education and special needs students. The special needs specialization (33 hrs) focuses on coursework and professional experiences related to the study of special needs populations in career-technical education.
 

Admission Requirements

Official transcript(s), goal statement and two letters of recommendation.

Please refer to the university policy for graduate admission.

Graduation Requirements

The Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree requires a minimum of 32-33 semester hours of graduate coursework including at least 16 semester hours at the 60000 level or above. A major consisting of 18 or more semester hours in the College of Education, Health, and Human Services is required. M.Ed. students have six years from the term of first enrollment to complete the degree.

Licensure Requirement (not required for graduation):
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 See Ohio Department of Education-Educator Preparation website for more information on assessments specific to licensure type.

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS (21 credits)
Course Title Credits
CTTE 56020 Curriculum Guide: Design and Application 3
  66001 Principles and Practices in Career Technical Education 3
  66003 Analysis of Human Resource Development 3
  66004 Program Evaluation in Career Technical Education 3
  66005 Special Populations in Career Technical Education 3
EVAL 65510

65511
Statistics I for Educational Services (3)
or
Research in Educational Services (3)
3
Choose from the following: 3
CULT 65530 Foundations of Education and Human Services (3)  
  69521 Professional Practice in a Multicultural Society (3)  
  69522 Ethics in Professional Practice (3)  
EPSY 65520 Child and Adolescent Development (3)  
  65521 Adult Development (3)  
  65523 Life Span Development (3)  
  65524 Learning Theories (3)  
II. CHOOSE FROM THE CAREER TECHNICAL TEACHING OPTION OR SPECIAL NEEDS OPTION (11-12 credits)
Course Title Credits
Career Technical Teaching option* 11
CTTE 56019 Coordination of Career Technical Cooperative Education Programs (3)  
  Graduate level teaching area content courses, electives and/or Thesis (8)  
Special Needs option* 12
CTTE 56018 Disadvantaged Youth in Career Technical Education (3)  
CTTE/
SPED
SPED and/or Career-Technical Special Needs courses and/or Thesis (9)  
MINIMUM TOTAL 32-33

*Prerequisiste or co-requisite: 6 hours undergraduate methods courses to include content in Course of Study/Curriculum Guide Development and methods of teaching laboratory and related content.
** If taken at undergraduate level, this course need not to be repeated. Career-Technical education electives may be substituted to meet minimum degree requirements.

Licensure Requirement (not required for graduation):
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 See Ohio Department of Education-Educator Preparation website for more information on assessments specific to licensure type.