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Career and Technical Education, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 72 months
    Duration
, NY,
The master’s program in career and technical education (CTE) extends and improves the professional competencies of CTE teachers. Candidates interested in becoming certified as coordinators of diversified cooperative work-study programs may take the two related required courses: CTE 550 and CTE 555.

About

SUNY Buffalo State has been offering graduate degree programs since 1945. Twenty-two areas of specialization in the master's of science in education are offered—more choices in graduate education study than any other SUNY school. While teacher education remains a tradition, specialized graduate degree programs in art conservation, creative studies (courses on campus and online), adult education (program online), applied economics, and higher education student affairs administration are unique to SUNY.

Buffalo State's unique graduate programs combine current theory with advanced practical training for today's workplace.

Applied programs include music education (Mus.M), great lakes ecosystem science, public and nonprofit management (MPA), museum studies, professional applied and computational mathematics, science education, and students with disabilities 7-12 generalist and students with disabilities 7-12 subject extensions offer exceptional opportunities for professional advancement.

Other notable graduate degree programs include criminal justice, industrial technology, applied economics, biology, English, history, and multidisciplinary studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Career Education: Rationale, Nature, and Concepts
  • Contemporary Methodology
  • Organization of Diversified Cooperative Work-Study Programs
  • Operation of Diversified Cooperative Work-Study Programs
  • Contemporary Issues in Occupational Education
  • Supervision of Vocational Education
  • Administration of Vocational Education
  • Selected Topics in the Organization, Administration, and Supervision of CTE
  • Technical Project
  • History and Philosophy of Occupational Education
  • Structure of Occupational Programs

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

A completed international application packet includes:

  • A completed online Graduate Admission Application.
  • A $65 non-refundable application fee.
  • Official or certified true copies of transcripts along with a certified English translation of all transcripts from postsecondary schools outside the United States.
  • A degree evaluation is required for all students who have completed a bachelor's degree outside the United States.
  • Applicants for whom English is a second language must submit a score of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) as documentation of English language proficiency.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11105 USD/year
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  • National

    11105 USD/year
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  • In-State

    5435 USD/year
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Living costs for Buffalo

  • 920 - 1560 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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