Undergraduate Catalog 2009-2011

Course Offerings in Vocational-Technical Education

Office of Continuing Education (860-832-2256)

The course offerings in vocational-technical education are designed to prepare teachers of occupational subjects (skilled trades) and trade-related subjects for Connecticut's technical high schools, teachers of trade and industrial occupational subjects for comprehensive high schools, and health occupation educators for their state of Connecticut certification. All certification advisement is done at the Connecticut Technical Schools Central Office. Contact J. Gottlieb at (860-807-2230).

Suggested initial courses are:

VTE 113 Introduction to Teaching Vocational-Technical Education 4
VTE 116 Teaching Vocational-Technical Education 2
SPED 315* Introduction to Educating Learners with Exceptionalities 3

Course suggestions for individuals seeking certification as a teacher-coordinator of cooperative work education include:

VTE 415 Principles of Career & Technical Education 3
VTE 450 Principles and Organizations of Cooperative Work Education 3
VTE 455 Labor Market Trends and Student Job Readiness 3
SPED 315* Introduction to Educating Learners with Exceptionalities 3

 This certification is obtained directly from the Connecticut State Department of Education Bureau of Educator Preparation, Certification, Support, and Assessment.

*VTE students, formally identified as such, are exempt from admission to the professional program.




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