Career and Technical Education: Non-Certification, BS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2017-2018. Learn more about University Academic Regulation 3.1.

Minimum Overall Grade Point Average: 2.00
Total Hours: 124

General Education Requirements
English Composition
See Academic Regulation 3.5
ENGL 1113Composition I3
or ENGL 1313 Critical Analysis and Writing I
Select one of the following:3
Composition II
Critical Analysis and Writing II
Technical Writing
American History & Government
Select one of the following:3
Survey of American History
American History to 1865
American History Since 1865
POLS 1113American Government3
Analytical & Quantitative Thought (A)
MATH or STAT course designated (A)3
Humanities (H)
Courses designated (H)6
Natural Sciences (N)
Must include one Laboratory Science (L) course
Course designated (N) and one (L)8
Social & Behavioral Sciences (S)
PSYC 1113Introductory Psychology (S)3
Select one of the following:3
Introduction to Cultural Geography (IS)
World Regional Geography (IS)
Introductory Sociology (S)
Additional General Education
Courses designated (A), (H), (N), or (S)6
Hours Subtotal41
Diversity (D) & International Dimension (I)
May be completed in any part of the degree plan
Select at least one Diversity (D) course
Select at least one International Dimension (I) course
Major Requirements
Minimum GPA 2.00 with a minimum grade of “C” or “P” in each course
Select one option83
Hours Subtotal83
Total Hours124

Options

Option 1

Select 29 hours of technical coursework selected in consultation with advisor (6 hrs. may need to be from a senior college: 1 hr. must be upper division)29
Select 24 hours from the following two courses (1-12 hours each):24
Career and Technical Education Workshop
Career & Technical Information (focusing on technical education experience)
CTED 2000Field Experience6
CTED 3203Foundations of Career and Technical Education3
CTED 4103Instructional Procedures in Career and Technical Education3
CTED 4213Safety, Organization and Management of Learning Facilities3
CTED 4343Occupational Analysis and Curriculum Development3
CTED 4673Current Issues in Career and Technical Education3
CTED 4683Legal Issues in Career and Technical Education3
EDTC 4113Applications of Media and Technology3
SCFD 3223Role of Teacher in American Schools (D)3

Option 2

29 hours of technical coursework selected in consultation with advisor. (6 hrs. may need to be from a senior college)29
Select 6 hours of the following focusing on technical education experience (1-6 hours each):6
Career and Technical Education Workshop
Career & Technical Information
Select 24 hours of upper division coursework 124
CTED 3203Foundations of Career and Technical Education3
CTED 4103Instructional Procedures in Career and Technical Education3
CTED 4213Safety, Organization and Management of Learning Facilities3
CTED 4343Occupational Analysis and Curriculum Development3
CTED 4673Current Issues in Career and Technical Education3
CTED 4683Legal Issues in Career and Technical Education3
EDTC 4113Applications of Media and Technology3
SCFD 3223Role of Teacher in American Schools (D)3
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CTED 3000 Occupational Experience may be earned through successful passing of NOCTI examination or the holding of current recognized industrial credentials.

Other Requirements

  • 40 hours of upper-division course work.
  • A 2.00 Overall GPA with a minimum grade of “C” or “P” in each course is required in the Major Requirements.

Additional State/OSU Requirements

  • At least: 60 hours at a four-year institution; 30 hours completed at OSU; 15 of the final 30 or 50% of the upper-division hours in the major field completed at OSU.
  • Limit of: one-half of major course requirements as transfer work; one-fourth of hours earned by correspondence; 8 transfer correspondence hours.
  • Students will be held responsible for degree requirements in effect at the time of matriculation and any changes that are made, so long as these changes do not result in semester credit hours being added or do not delay graduation.
  • Degrees that follow this plan must be completed by the end of Summer 2023.