About Careers Education

SUNY Oswego's online offerings can help busy professionals advance their career by gaining additional skills. With current skills or certification an investment in your education opens up the possibilities of becoming a teacher, consultant, resources manager, or training and development professional either within their industry, secondary education, vocational, or technical schools.

Apply coursework immediately in your current work environment, Previous education can be used to fulfill credit requirements, tuition costs may be partially tax-deductible and financial aid is available.

Some Examples of Careers Education:

Agricultural Education
  • Agricultural Business
  • Agricultural Mechanics
  • Equine Studies
  • Small Animal Care
  • Conservation
  • Ornamental Horticulture
  • Farm Production, Management & Mechanics
Business & Marketing Education
  • Accounting
  • Business Management
  • Marketing
  • Secretarial Science
  • Retail Business Management
  • Data Processing
  • Banking, Insurance & Real Estate
Family and Consumer Sciences Education
  • Human Services
  • Family Studies
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Textiles & Design
Health Careers Education
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Medical Assisting
  • Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Nursing
  • Medical Records Technology
  • Radiologic Technology
  • Dental Laboratory Technology
  • Occupational Therapy Assisting
  • Ophthalmic Laboratory Technology
  • Ophthalmic Dispensing
  • Respiratory Therapy Technology
Technical Education
  • Architectural Drafting & Building Construction
  • Aeronautics
  • Electrical/Electronics
  • Fashion Design
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Industrial Design & Advertising Art
  • Instrumental & Control Systems
  • Mechanical Design & Construction
  • Structural Drafting & Design
Trade Education
  • Air Conditioning & Refrigeration
  • Automotive Industries
  • Aviation Trades
  • Construction Trades
  • Drafting/CAD
  • Electro-mechanical Trades
  • Graphic Arts
  • Metal Trades
  • Personal Service Occupations
  • Public Service Occupations
As each person's situation is unique, your best source of information is the Department of Vocational Teacher Preparation office. Please email us at vtp@oswego.edu  to receive an application packet/information or to arrange for a phone or live appointment with a faculty adviser.