What will I learn?

Provide a springboard into the workforce.

This program provides current educators in secondary trade schools or industrial programs with the additional training and credentials to teach professional-technical programs in junior and community colleges, career and vocational schools, or and other post-secondary educational settings.

In this program, you will learn to teach students who have completed high school the practical skills and professional knowledge for specific occupations in industry, business, health care, and other fields. You will study modern instructional methods and techniques while developing your own technical competency.

Upon completion of the program, you will be eligible for professional-technical endorsement in occupational education.

This program could be a good fit if you:

  • Enjoy working with people
  • Have a strong interest in a certain professional-technical field
  • Like teaching hands-on subjects
  • Are a patient, positive person
  • Have strong communication and leadership skills
  • Are willing to work hard to overcome challenges

With this degree, you could become a/an:

  • Teacher at a junior or community college
  • Teacher at a technical or vocational school
  • Professional development trainer

Which department am I in?

College of Education, Health and Human Sciences

Study options

Full Time (128 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$27,840.00 per year
Start date

12 January 2022, 16 May 2022, 22 August 2022

Venue

University of Idaho

875 Perimeter Drive,

MOSCOW,

Idaho,

83844, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

A 2.5 on a 4.0 Grade Point Average scale is required from your secondary school. You must meet criteria for admission to university-level study in your home country.

For international students

Students must have 2.5 on a 4.0 GPA scale is required from secondary school. They must meet criteria for admission to university level study in home country. They should also satisfy the following English language requirements:

  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) minimum score of 525 on the paper test or 70 on the Internet-based test
  • IELTS (International English Language Testing System) minimum score of 6.0
  • Pearson (PTE) Academic score of 48
  • ELS Language Centers, pass of Level 112
  • Cambridge CAE (Certificate of Advanced English), pass
  • Cambridge CPE (Certificate of Proficiency in English), pass
  • Cambridge International "O" Levels, pass
  • English proficiency demonstration is waived for any applicant who has a previous degree at an accredited U.S. institution

Priority Application Dates – Fall: May 1; Spring: October 1; Summer: March 15

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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