Career & Technical Educator Preparation Student Teaching

Registration and Applying

The semester prior to student teaching, applicants must register through myOswego the same way you register for all classes. After registering you must apply to the program by completing a paper application that will be given through the Career and Technical Educator Preparation Department. Applicants will then complete an application through TK20.


  Application available Application deadline
Anticipating Student Teaching Fall March 9 April 14
Anticipating Student Teaching Spring September 6 November 11

Before submitting your resume and cover letter in TK20 we suggest proof reading your application materials thoroughly. These documents provide a first impression of your professionalism and potential. In the past, some applicants have been rejected due to grammar and spelling errors. It is also strongly encouraged that you visit Career Services in 145 Marano Campus Center to review both your cover letter and resume

Please be mindful of all your social media accounts, be certain that if a prospective host teacher is searching you, they only find evidence of your professionalism.

Academic dates
Fall: Aug. 24 - Dec. 10
Spring: Jan. 25 - May 13

Changing information

Any changes in your contact information, including name, address, phone number or email address need to be reported. Keep us up to date on any changes to your program or your academic status. Please notify the FPO about any changes immediately, either by email ( or by phone 315.312.3098.


Student teaching candidates are to follow the vacation/holiday schedule of the district that they are student teaching in, not the SUNY Oswego vacation/holiday schedule.