The MSCTE degree is structured to allow individuals to pursue career advancement in career and technical programs at the secondary and postsecondary level in teaching and administration, or to prepare technologists with advanced technical management skills who are capable of managing personnel training and facilities.
MS - Career and Technical Education
admission requirements. The requirements can be found on the MSU Admission
webpage. Please see the Curriculum Map
for specific courses for the option. Satisfy the following:
General admission to graduate study.
2. Satisfy one of the following:
a. Minimum score of 700 on the verbal and quantitative sections of the
GRE and a minimum of 3.0 undergraduate grade point average in major field.
b. GRE (verbal & quantitative) X GPA = 2,100.
Requirements for the Degree
1. Be unconditionally admitted to the
2. Successfully complete and defend a thesis or pass both a
written and oral comprehensive exit examination (passing grade for written
examination = 70 percent).
3. Must complete the required course work with
a minimum graduate cumulative 3.0 GPA.