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Career and Technical Education

Career and Technical Education teachers are identified as one of the top 10 critical shortage teacher areas in Virginia. The program at Virginia Tech is rooted in its land grant mission which includes a long history of excellence in teacher education and in its nationally recognized faculty. Graduates experience a 100% job placement upon graduation and are ready to obtain licensure in career and technical education (Grades 6-12) in Virginia.

Career Options

  • High School Career and Technical Education Teacher
  • Extension Agent 
  • Education Consultant
  • Private Tutor
  • Online Educator
  • Academic Advisor
  • Teacher Educators