BS in Career and Technical Studies
Units required for the Major: 39
This program is designed to provide training for adults who wish to train/teach in a career technical/business program in public institutions or private business settings. The Bachelor's degree includes the Designated Subjects Teaching Credential in Career Technical Education or Adult Education and the Supervision and Coordination Credential. The program is offered on weekends and uses instructional techniques suited to adult learners.
The CTS degree program requires that students have five to seven years of career technical/business experience in a designated field prior to graduation. Degree candidates receive up to 30 elective units for prior job experience, teaching/training experience, supervisory experience, and current professional development and education. In addition, candidates complete general education and graduation requirements for Sacramento State and the Career and Technical Studies Major.
- Students will receive letter grades, "A" to "F," for all courses except special problems and field experience for which Credit/No Credit grades will be assigned. Students completing the teaching or supervision credentials will apply to the Sacramento County Office of Education.
- In addition to the courses listed, students must receive credit through the Application for Review and Evaluation of Work Experience which will go through an evaluation process for past career technical/teaching experience and must be approved by the reviewer for the degree. Students may receive up to 30 elective units from this evaluation.
|Required Courses (39 Units)|
|EDUC 102||Characteristics and Management of Career Technical Education 1||3|
|EDUC 103||Assessment and Instruction in Career Technical Education 1||3|
|EDUC 104||Teaching Diverse Learners in Career Technical Education 2||3|
|EDUC 105||Advanced Instructional Design, Program Evaluation and Leadership in Career Technical Education 2||3|
|EDUC 106||Instructional Supervision/Coordination I of Career Technical Education 3||3|
|EDUC 107||Instructional Supervision/Coordination II of Career Technical Education 3||3|
|EDUC 109||Career Guidance in Career Technical Education||1|
|EDUC 110||Current Issues in Career Technical Education||3|
|EDUC 111||Education for Career Technical Students with Special Needs||3|
|EDUC 112||Legislation and Financing of Career Technical Education||3|
|EDUC 113||Introduction to Technology Based Teaching Strategies in Career Technical Education||3|
|EDUC 114||Multicultural Career Technical Education for a Pluralistic Society||3|
|EDUC 115||Behavior Management and Total Quality Management in Career Technical Education Program||3|
|HLSC 136||School Health Education||2|
|Electives (0-6 Units)|
|Select 0-6 units of electives: 4||0 - 6|
|Special Problems in Career Technical Education|
|Field Experience in Career Technical Education|
Not all students will be required to take elective courses.