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.

Program Page - Graduate Studies Vocational Teacher Preparation, M.S.Ed.

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What to expect

  1. Email from program director
  2. Discuss requirements, course schedule and start date
  3. Application Requirement Checklist
  4. Information on Financing Your Education


What you will study

Work closely with faculty to devise an education path that best suits your interests and experience level. 

Program options:

  • Family and Consumer Science 
  • Career and Technical Education
  • Agricultural Education
  • Business and Marketing
  • Health Careers Education 
  • Technical Education
  • Trade Education

Where you can study

  • Oswego (main campus)
  • Syracuse (metro center)

Learning outcomes

Students are eligible to earn professional New York State teacher certification in several occupational subject areas. This program also prepares students for other professional roles not requiring certification such as: Two year college instructor, curriculum coordinator, industrial training and other related professional occupations. 

Admission requirements

Program advisement meeting
Official transcripts showing confirmation of a Bachelor's degree
GPA of at least 3.0
Purpose statement for graduate study
Two letters of recommendation
$65 application fee
VTP essay