M.Sc. On Campus

Career and Technical Education

Virginia Tech

12 months
18942 USD/year
18942 USD/year
9398 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Career and Technical Education from Virginia Tech  prepares educators for high-skill in-demand careers in established and emerging industries.  


At Career and Technical Education from Virginia Tech you learn how to teach your secondary students problem-solving, project completion, research, communication, time management, and critical thinking skills as they are prepared for the future. CTE is consistently identified as an area of critical shortage for teachers in the Commonwealth of Virginia.


The Career and Technical Education (CTE) Program prepares teachers, administrators, and teacher educators for the in-demand field of CTE.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Internship in Business
  • Career and Technical Education
  • Curriculum Development in CTE 
  • Managing CTE Program
  • Curriculum and Instructional Processes in Career & Technical Education
  • Strategies for Teaching Career and Technical Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit an application completed through the Graduate School (including application fee)
  • Hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university; the MS teacher licensure concentration requires a bachelor's degree related to the CTE endorsement area for which license is sought
  • Submit two official transcripts of all undergraduate work
  • Have earned at least a 3.0 grade point average (GPA) for the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work for regular admission status or 2.5 GPA to 2.99 GPA for provisional admission status 
  • Have career goals consistent with the degree offered by CTE
  • Demonstrate commitment to time requirements of the CTE program
  • Demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9471 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    18942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9471 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9398 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4699 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Blacksburg

1166 - 1906 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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