Career and Technical Studies

California State University San Bernardino

24 months
14726 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.A. in education with an option in Career and Technical Studies from California State University San Bernardino is designed to provide advanced and specialized education to personnel working in a variety of settings related to vocational education such as secondary, postsecondary and private schools.


The program in Career and Technical Studies at California State University San Bernardino should also meet the requirements for leadership positions in these facilities.

The emphasis area courses offer the opportunity to focus on a particular area of personal interest. Up to 16 units of graduate level courses from other programs (either at CSUSB or any accredited university) may be used as electives or, in some instances, substituted for program courses. The result is that we can custom design a program of study to meet almost anyone’s needs.


Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Effective Communication in Education
  • Foundations of Education
  • Introduction to Educational Research
  • Computer Applications for Career and Technical Educators
  • Foundations of Career and Technical Studies
  • Professional Competencies in Career and Technical Studies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $70 Application fee
  • Prior college transcripts (unofficial accepted)
  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university;
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Teaching credential or teaching experience

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14726 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14726 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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