M.S. Career and Technical Education | University of Wisconsin - Stout

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Do you have a passion for teaching and training?
Degree Type Master of Science
Careers and Salary Annual Employment Report
Delivery Hybrid

UW-Stout's Master of Science degree is for educators and industry professionals interested in gaining leadership skills and advancing their careers. This program is designed for working adults, and can be completed in as little as two years. People who complete this degree work in career and technical education or in business and industry training programs.

Program Highlights

  • Hybrid deliveries including online, face-to-face, weekend and evening courses
  • Financial aid can include student loans, scholarships, and graduate assistantships
  • Earn the degree in as little as two years, while working full-time

Curriculum

  • Flexible curriculum can be customized to suit your career goals
  • Focus on the development of leadership skills
  • Learn to develop and coordinate curriculum and programs

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General UW-Stout Graduate School Application

All prospective graduate students at UW-Stout must follow a standard application process through our Graduate School. Beyond that, each graduate program has specific requirements that must be met to be successfully admitted to the program:

Program-Specific Admission Requirements

Eligibility

To be admitted with full status to the program, you must:

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
  • Have earned an overall GPA of at least 2.75.

Program Application

To successfully apply to the program, please submit the following:

  • A Goal Statement which demonstrates that your career goals align with the objectives of the program.
  • A current resume.
  • Two letters of recommendation from current or former supervisors indicating characteristics and experience that make you a good candidate for the program.

Please submit all materials by email to the Program Director.

A deficiency in these requirements does not preclude admission but may involve additional steps to obtain full admission to the program.

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This flexible program requires a minimum of 30 credits for completion. Individual programs are planned jointly by the student and the program director to emphasize both theory and application. Skills, knowledge, and aptitudes required to achieve the student's individual career goals are matched with graduate-level learning experiences. 

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Graduate Assistantships

Gain valuable professional experience while enjoying paid employment as a graduate student at UW-Stout.

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