About the Program
Accredited: Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) (formerly NCATE)
Enrollment in all teacher education programs follows the guidelines for "Admission to Teacher Education Programs" found in this catalog. Applicants who do not yet meet all admissions criteria should consult with the department.
The business and marketing education program is designed to develop, extend, and enhance the professional competencies of business and marketing education teachers. Completion of the program provides a master of science in education degree and satisfies the requirements for eligibility to apply for permanent/professional certification to teach business and marketing in New York State.
Candidates should consult the Teacher Certification website for current seminars and workshops.
Completion of the program provides a master of science in education degree and satisfies the requirements for eligibility to apply for professional certification to teach business and marketing in New York State.
About the Career and Technical Education Department
122 Bacon Hall
1300 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 878-4717
1. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale)
2. Initial certificate in business and marketing.
Required Professional Courses 18 credit hours
BME 600 PRINCIPLES OF BUSINESS AND MARKETING EDUCATION 3
BME 601 RESEARCH SEMINAR 3
or SPF 689 METHODS AND TECHNIQUES OF EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH
BME 602 CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT AND PLANNING IN BUSINESS AND MARKETING EDUCATION 3
BME 604 IMPROVING INSTRUCTION IN BUSINESS AND MARKETING 3
BME 605/SPF 611 EVALUATION IN BUSINESS AND MARKETING EDUCATION 3
CTE 690 MASTER'S PROJECT 3
or SPF 690 MASTER'S PROJECT
Elective Courses (15 credit hours)
Courses by advisement that are appropriate in terms of the career goals of the student 15
Total Credit Hours 33
Professional Licensure Disclosure
New York State prides itself in the high quality of its licensed and certified professionals. For the protection of its citizens, each license and certificate has requirements that individuals must meet in order to be licensed or certified in New York State. SUNY’s academic programs leading to licensure or certification are carefully designed to meet and exceed these State requirements. This is a role SUNY plays in protecting the public. Other states frequently have their own requirements, so if your goal is to practice in another state, this disclosure will help you check to see what that state requires.
Enrolled students and prospective students are strongly encouraged to contact their State’s licensure entity using the links provided in the full disclosure document to review all licensure and certification requirements imposed by their state(s) of choice.