Master of Education with Emphasis in Career and Technical Education

The Master of Education with Career and Technical Education emphasis degree program (MCTE) allows prospective and current career and technical education instructors and trainers to obtain the academic experience needed to feel confident in a career and technical education classroom.

Our CTE master's program prepares you for:

  • Advanced teaching
  • Research and administrative positions in secondary and postsecondary education
  • Community and technical colleges
  • Higher education
  • Business and industry related to career and technical education settings

Program Highlights

Career Pathways Available with an MCTE

  • Senior faculty (secondary and postsecondary)
  • Lead instructor (business and industry)
  • Instructional leader (secondary and postsecondary)
  • Administrator/Program director (secondary and postsecondary)
  • Administrator/Program director (business and industry)

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Career and Technical Education Coursework (36 hours)

Note: Degree information shown on this page is based on the 2020–22 Graduate Catalog.

Core Requirements (9 hours)

CI 521 Professional Research 3
CI 591 Seminar in Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment 3
CI 531 Critical Pedagogy in Educational Reform 3

Required CTE Emphasis Area Courses (27 hours)

CTED 501 Philosophy and Practice of CTE 3
CTED 503 Teaching Methods in CTE 3
CTED 504 Educational Leadership in CTE 3
CTED 505 Legal Issues in CTE 3
CTED 506 Assessment and Evaluation in CTE 3
RED 518 Content Area Literacy 3
ELED/SED 532 Technology Integrated Curriculum 3
SPED 540 High Incidence Disabilities: Theory to Practice 3
CTED 507 Program Planning, Development and Evaluation in CTE 3

Scholarships and Financial Assistance

ENMU is committed to helping you finance your education. You may have the opportunity to apply for available graduate assistantships and teaching assistantships.

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Graduate Coordinator

Mark Viner

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Associate Professor of Educational Technology, C&I Graduate Coordinator

Office Location: Education Building (ED), Room 136

Phone: 575.562.2538


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