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.