You will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the BS in Occupational Education to teach and train people in a variety of educational and industrial settings. This 2+2 program will expand your career and technical competencies to excel in workplace tasks, including problem solving and critical thinking. Your specific area of teaching expertise will be determined by your previous career, industry, and education experience.
The majority of your courses in the BS in Occupational Education are delivered using non-traditional formats. This means your courses will meet online or once a month during the evening to work around your schedule. Some of our classes even meet in regional locations across Missouri for timely, convenient delivery. By working with your local colleges and universities, this degree program can be taken completely online.
You will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:
You will be encouraged to join the Missouri Association for Career and Technical Education (MoACTE), Missouri's professional organization for career and technical educators. Many students also carry certification through various professional organizations within their specialty areas. Some of these areas include the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), American Welding Society (AWS), and similar organizations.
UCM is the longest continuously CAEP accredited public institution in Missouri