Career and Technical Education

The Career and Technical Education Program at Virginia Tech prepares teachers, administrators, and teacher educators for the field of CTE.  The program offers pre-service teacher education for the initial preparation of individuals to become a CTE teacher. It also provides advanced instruction to serve as professional development for practicing teachers. Finally, it offers a doctoral program for individuals who wish to become CTE teacher educators or college professors at a small college or university in one of the CTE seven program areas.

The program offers a masters degree with three tracks, pre-service teacher licensure, professional development and for provisionally licensed teachers.  It also offers an Ed.S. degree and a doctoral degrees.

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Master's Program

Professional Development

*Career and Technical Education Program Areas for Professional Development for Practicing Teachers: 

  • Agricultural Education
  • Business and Information Technology (formerly called Business Education)
  • Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Health and Medical Sciences
  • Marketing Education
  • Trade and Industrial Education

Provisionally Licensed Teachers

*Career and Technical Education Program Areas for Provisionally Licensed Teachers:

  • Agricultural Education
  • Business and Information Technology (formerly called Business Education)
  • Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Health and Medical Sciences
  • Marketing Education
  • Trade and Industrial Education

Educational Specialist Program

Doctoral Programs

**Degree in Curriculum and Instruction

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Public Safety Building, Suite 201 (0313)
330 Sterrett Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Dr. Bill Price
Program Leader
Public Safety Building, Suite 201
330 Sterrett Drive
540-231-7390
wprice@vt.edu

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