Vocational Teacher Preparation (MSEd)

Vocational Teacher Preparation
Master of Science in Education
Use your work experience to teach the next generation of professionals. This program will prepare you to teach your occupational specialty in school, college and industry settings.
Learn critical teaching skills

You will work closely with faculty to devise an education path that best suits your interests and experience level. You will broaden your occupational knowledge, deepen your understanding of relationships with people and improve your skills working with people.

Learn at your convenience

You can earn your degree at your convenience. The Vocational Teacher Preparation program is designed for working professionals and offers courses online and local off-campus sites, such as the SUNY Oswego Phoenix Center in Phoenix, NY and the SUNY Oswego Metro Center in downtown Syracuse, NY.

Ready to apply?
Admission requirements
Official transcript showing confirmation of a Bachelor's degree
Purpose Statement
Indicate your purpose for applying to this master’s degree program. Identify any particular area of interest within the major field you are applying to, your plans for future occupation and/or profession and any additional information which may be of help in evaluating your preparation and your fitness for graduate study at SUNY Oswego.
Two letters of recommendation
VTP Essay
Occupational assessment forms and Occupational Competency exam
(required for students without 36 occupational credits)
Application deadline
August 1 (Suggested)
Length of program
36 credit hours
Application Fee
$65 application fee
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After working as a dental hygienist and teaching at Monroe Community College since earning her bachelor's degree in 1985, Laurion knew she had to go back to graduate school if she wanted a chance at a tenured teaching position.