Careers & Opportunities


Earning this degree enables gives you the credentials to teach not only in training centers but also in K–12 schools and community colleges. You can also function as a professional trainer and develop training programs.

Field Experience & Student Teaching 

As part of your academic program, you will gain firsthand knowledge in classrooms through immersive field placements and student teaching experiences.

    School Partnerships & Associations

    As part of its mission to give back to the surrounding community and provide substantive fieldwork experiences for its students, the College of Education has formed partnerships with more than 25 institutions and organizations, such as

    Career Services

    The College of Education offers a range of career development services to its students. You can also visit the university Career Center for support during your job or internship search. Drop in for a short visit or schedule a 30-minute coaching session to discuss components of your professional profile, including your résumé and LinkedIn presence.

    You’ll also have access to


    Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the Career and Technical Education MEd may include the following examples.


    Median Salary*

    Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School


    Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School


    Educational, Guidance, School, & Vocational Counselors


    Middle School Teachers


    Secondary School Teachers


    Special Education Teachers, Secondary School


    Substance Abuse & Behavioral Disorder Counselors


    Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary


    * Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).