Printed on 10/21/2021

Career and Technical Education Instruction New

10-522-6 Associate Degree (AAS)
Full Time
67 Credits
Financial Aid Eligible
Time of Day: Day
Location*: Appleton

*If general education courses are required, they may be available at multiple locations.

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Phone: 920-735-4740
Text: 920-294-1738

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The Career and Technical Education Instruction program will prepare you to teach technology education/industrial arts programs at various educational levels. You’ll gain skills in areas like welding, construction, automotive, engineering, manufacturing, as well as teaching curriculum. Upon graduation, you’ll be prepared to teach occupational, vocational, career or technical subjects to students at the middle and secondary school levels. See Additional Information for more licensure requirements that may be required.

Career Opportunities

  • Career and Technical Education Instructor
  • Instructional Support Professional


Estimated Program Cost

Career and Technical Education Instruction

This program will cost about $10,901.67*
based on current tuition and fees.

Additional materials and supplies will cost
about $415.00*.

* Tuition and fees are subject to change.
  Costs may not include all books or all materials and supplies.
  Some textbook costs may be included in the estimated program cost.


Check Program Availability *

Career and Technical Education Instruction

Term Fall 2021 Spring 2022 Summer 2022 Fall 2022

* Programs may be available at locations that are not listed here.

* Depending on program enrollment and prerequisite requirements, there may be a wait for some program courses. Please see the additional information section for details.

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  • Admissions Requirements

    Skills Assessment

    An academic skills assessment is required for admission into this program or the following: High School GPA of 2.75 or higher (last 10 years) OR provide completion of associate’s or higher degree OR; 165 or higher on your 2014 series GED tests OR; ACT OR SAT OR Accuplacer OR Companion OR Compass (last 3 years) to waive to the general education level; The cost of the Accuplacer assessment is $15; Catalog #: 94100100; Learn more at

  • Credit Transfer Options

    They're your credits. Take them with you!

    Whether you’re an incoming student, transferring to another two-year college or pursuing your bachelor’s degree, we make it easy for you to seamlessly transfer your credits. With full accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission, we offer credit transfer agreements with more than 65 two-and four-year colleges.

    Transfer In

    Many students come to Fox Valley Tech with credits they’ve already earned, either while in high school or at other colleges and universities. It’s also possible to be granted credit for career-related knowledge and skills you’ve already mastered.

    Transfer Out

    Is a four-year degree in your future? Save time and money by starting here. You can earn your associate degree at Fox Valley Tech, then apply your credits toward a bachelor’s degree. Or easily transfer your credits to other two-year colleges.

  • Program Outcomes
    • Demonstrate instructional strategies for CTE content areas
    • Implement developmentally appropriate practices to foster learning
    • Adapt instruction to meet the diverse needs of all learners
    • Use proactive classroom management techniques
    • Perform professional responsibilities
    • Incorporate the reflective process to promote professional growth
    • Demonstrate Career and Technical Education content area skills
  • Additional Information
    Wisconsin DPI Experienced-Based Licensure for Technical and Vocational Education Subjects form PI-1623 and accompanying documentation of 200 hours of related work experience or completion of a bachelor’s degree are needed to meet licensure requirements in the State of Wisconsin. Graduates of the associate degree would be qualified for experience-based licensure and associate degree credits may be transferred to UW-Oshkosh toward a Technology and Engineering Education bachelor’s degree.

    A physical exam and Mandated Reporter Training are required prior to Practicum 1.

    A criminal background check is required to exhibit you have NO record that would prohibit you from working in a K12 school setting.

    Students will be required to travel to Spanbauer for some first semester courses.

  • Undecided?

    Still undecided about your major or exploring your career options? Check out these resources to identify your personality traits, values, abilities and interests – important considerations when choosing a career. You’ll also find details about scheduling a college visit and contact information for our career counselors if you’d like more personal assistance. We’re here to help you explore your options.

Make the most of your education.

Start anywhere. Many credits can apply toward future programs, so you can get the right training at the right time in your career.

Start anywhere. Many credits can apply toward future programs.