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Department of Middle, Secondary,
and Adult Education

PO Box 800
Lovinger 3155
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4452 or 8662
Fax: 660-543-4954

Certificate Programs


Undergraduate Certificate in CTE


This 18 credit hour certificate program is designed to guide new CTE teachers, particularly Skilled Technical Sciences, Health Sciences, and JROTC content area professionals, in completing the DESE required program of study for CTE educators. Courses are aligned with Missouri DESE certification requirements. This certificate can also serve as a credential for business and industry trainers. Additionally, courses completed for this certificate can be applied toward the completion of UCM’s Bachelor of Science in Occupational Education.


For more information about our Undergraduate Certificate program, please contact

Mrs. Lori Cochran


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Graduate Certificate in CTE Administration Leadership


The CTE Leader with a Graduate Certificate in CTE Administration Leadership will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to identify, develop, practice, and reflect upon leadership, technical, and professionalism skills in CTE, and debate historical and current issues, trends, and topics in CTE. Students will evaluate existing and develop new curriculum components consistent with historical and emerging curriculum design practices and theory. Students will work to become effective CTE liaisons for local education and industry professionals, customers, and society in general.


For more information about our Graduate Certificate program, please contact

Dr. Michelle Conrad


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