Post-Master’s Certificate in Career and Technical Education

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UNE’s Post-Master’s Certificate in Career and Technical Education is 100% online and will provide you with knowledge and skills that can be immediately applied to your classroom.

As a teacher, your education never ends. Every day in the classroom is a new learning experience and students at every level of education are changing. Shifting curriculum, the impact of technology and policy changes are just a few reasons why you as a teacher must advance your teaching methods to keep students engaged.

The Career & Technical Education (CTE) concentration is designed for practicing CTE instructors who wish to enhance their knowledge and skills. The focus of the CTE is on improving instructional and curricular competencies as well as the development of leadership skills. Participants will develop the capability to make use of research findings relevant to the CTE classroom. The Post-Master’s Certificate program provides an opportunity for CTE instructors to establish collaborative relationships with colleagues from across the nation and world. 

Program Highlights

  • 15-credit hour program
  • Complete your degree in less than one year
  • 100% online – no campus visits required
  • Learn anytime from any place
  • No GRE Required
  • Dynamic faculty of practitioners, researchers and educators
  • Regionally accredited by the New England Association of Schools & Colleges (NEASC)


NEASC accredited

The University of New England is regionally accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (NEASC CIHE). NEASC is the nation’s oldest regional accrediting association whose mission is the establishment and maintenance of high levels of education, from pre-kindergarten through the higher education doctoral level. Accreditation is the review of the quality of educational institutions and programs. In the United States, accreditation is a major way that the public knows that an institution or program provides a high quality education.
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US News and World Report Ranking

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The University of New England claimed a spot in U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 rankings for Best Online Graduate Education Programs. UNE placed 100th out of 250 public and private colleges and universities listed in the report. UNE is one of only 25 private universities appearing in the top 100, and is one of just two Maine institutions included in the ranking. 

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Course List

  1. EDU 751 The Application Model of Learning – Curriculum Development (Credits: 3)
  2. EDU 753 Working with Special Needs Students (Credits: 3)
  3. EDU 755 Utilizing Literacy Strategies in CTE Learning Environments (Credits: 3)
  4. EDU 757 Health and Safety Implementation for CTE (Credits: 3)
  5. EDU 759 Preparing Students for College, Careers, & Citizenship (Credits: 3)

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