Why ODU for Career & Technical Education Teaching?

This graduate degree will build on your background as a teacher or trainer to prepare for leadership roles in education and training.

You will earn a master's degree in Occupational and Technical Studies with a concentration in Career and Technical Education Teaching.

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Required Courses

  • 33 credit hours

You will take seven required courses (21 credit hours) in core topics and research, and four electives (12 credit hours).

Online Learning Environment

Participate in live, regularly scheduled online class meetings and access course materials online from any location. All courses follow ODU's regular academic calendar.

Careers in Career & Technical Education Teaching

With this advanced degree, you can go further in:

  • Training and instruction
  • Instructional design
  • Program management, development, and evaluation
  • Curriculum development
  • Human resource programs
  • Technical specialties

Calculating Cost

  • In-state Virginia Residents$523 per credit hour*
  • Out-of-state Students$568 per credit hour

Rates are effective Summer 2018 and subject to change.
* In-state rate assumes residency requirements are met.

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How to Apply

You can complete up to 12 graduate credit hours as a non-degree graduate student at ODU. To apply to this program, you should have an undergraduate degree, preferably with a major or work experience related to the occupation/technical area of study. For details, please visit the department's website.

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You may be able to take up to four courses (12 credit hours) as a non-degree graduate student, before you are accepted into a specific degree program. 

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Meet your Team

You'll have a dedicated academic advisor for this program. Contact us if you have questions about admission requirements, transferring credits, or application deadlines.