Alternative Class A Program Master of Science in Education Major:Secondary Education Teaching Field: Business Marketing Education (6-12)


Core Requirements (36-39 semester hours):

ESE   502       Curriculum Development in Secondary Schools (3)

ESE   505       Education Methods, Assessment, and Technology (3)

ESE   500       Research and Statistics in Secondary Education (3)

ESE   561       Foundations of Secondary Education (3)

ESE   567       Literacy Theory and Practice (3)

CTE   500       The History and Philosophy of Career Technical Education (3)

CTE   560       Advanced Methods of Teaching Career Technical Education (3)

SPE   500       Survey Course in Special Education (3) (SPE 500 is only required if

                     SPE 300 was not previously completed.)

CTE  544       Assessment of Learning for Career and Technical Education (3)

CTE  506       Practicum in Career and Technical Education (3)

CTE  516       Methods of Teaching for Career and Technical Education (3)

**ED  595     Internship in Education (3)* (Equivalent to undergraduate student

                     teaching and requires a semester long internship in the public

                     schools. This must be scheduled during the last semester of course


  ED  596       Reflective Practices in Education (3) (Must be taken concurrently

                     with ED 595.)


Teaching Field Requirement (15 semester hours):

By faculty advisement, the following 15 graduate semester hours must be    completed.

BA    501       Organizational Communication (3)

ACC  512       Accounting Information Analysis (3)

MKT  513       Marketing Administration (3)

EC    515       Managerial Economics (3)

FIN   515       Financial Management (3)


51-54 Graduate Semester Hours Required for this Degree

Undergraduate deficiency courses other than those listed below may be required.  Consult your adviser.


Undergraduate Requirements: 5 hours of undergraduate course work in professional studies to include the following:

ED    300   Introduction to Teacher Education (2)

CTE  350  Professional and Technical Competency for Career and Technical Education (3)

  Students must have earned an undergraduate degree in Business, Business Administration, Marketing, Management, Accounting, Finance, or Economics OR complete 32 semester hours of approved undergraduate course work in business marketing courses with a minimum of 19 semester hours at the 300-400 level OR earn a passing score on the Praxis II Business Education exam.



 Students must meet eligibility requirements for the alternative class A teacher certification program.

 Completion of this program leads to eligibility for class A (master’s) teacher certification in Business Marketing Education (6‐12). Successful completion of the appropriate Praxis II  examinations are required prior to internship for all alternative class A programs. 

Candidates eligible (to enroll in courses in a Class A teaching field program) may complete no more than five approved program courses prior to unconditional admission to the program (this includes transfer credit).  Exceptions to this rule must be approved by the Dean of the School of Education  and the Dean/Associate Dean of Graduate Studies.