Business and Marketing Education Degree Requirements (MS)

Degree Requirements

Thirty units of graduate course work and one of the following: (1) a thesis and oral defense plus up to 6 credits approved courses or (2) an additional 6 units of approved courses. Specific course requirements are given below. At least half of the graduate work in the degree program and at least half of the work in the emphasis must be completed in courses numbered 700 or higher. For the thesis option, 1-3 units of thesis research may be included within the 30 units; however, the number of credits must be determined in advance of registration through consultation with a thesis committee. In addition to meeting these requirements, candidates electing the secondary emphasis must complete and meet all the requirements for licensure to teach business and/or marketing education at the middle and secondary levels.

Business and Marketing Education (M.S.)

Required Core - 2 units

CIGENRL 660PRINCIPLES OF CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATION2
Total Units2

Emphasis - 34 units

Choose one of the following emphases:

General Emphasis - Business or Marketing Education Emphasis

CIBME 500INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS AND MARKETING EDUCATION3
CIBME 762CURRICULUM ISSUES AND DESIGN FOR BUSINESS AND MARKETING EDUCATION3
CIGENRL 661ORGANIZATION, ADMINISTRATION AND COORDINATION OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATION PROGRAMS3
EDFOUND 780READING, ANALYZING, AND EVALUATING EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH3
or EDFOUND 740 TECHNIQUES OF RESEARCH
Select 22 units (12 units must be 700 plus) from College of Business and Economics or College of Education and Professional Studies offerings and consultation with Advisor22
In addition to the above requirements, candidates may need additional requirements for Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction licensure to teach business or marketing education. Students should consult Director of Licensure and advisor for current licensure requirements.
Total Units34

In addition to the above requirements, candidates may need additional requirements for Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction licensure to teach business or marketing education. Students should consult director of licensure and advisor for current licensure requirements.

Post-Secondary Emphasis

EDFOUND 625MEASUREMENT AND EVALUATION IN THE SECONDARY SCHOOL3
CIBME 762CURRICULUM ISSUES AND DESIGN FOR BUSINESS AND MARKETING EDUCATION3
or CIGENRL 725 CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT AND INTEGRATION
CIGENRL 765OCCUPATIONAL INFORMATION AND VOCATIONAL GUIDANCE3
CIGENRL 750METHODS OF TEACHING ADULT LEARNERS3
EDFOUND 710EDUCATION IN A PLURALISTIC SOCIETY3
EDFOUND 681HUMAN ABILITIES AND LEARNING3
Select 16 units (at least 6 units must be 700 or above) from College of Business and Economics or the College of Education and Professional Studies offerings16
Total Units34

Secondary Emphasis

CIBME 500INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS AND MARKETING EDUCATION3
CIBME 762CURRICULUM ISSUES AND DESIGN FOR BUSINESS AND MARKETING EDUCATION3
EDFOUND 780READING, ANALYZING, AND EVALUATING EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH3
or EDFOUND 740 TECHNIQUES OF RESEARCH
CIGENRL 661ORGANIZATION, ADMINISTRATION AND COORDINATION OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATION PROGRAMS3
EDFOUND 710EDUCATION IN A PLURALISTIC SOCIETY3
EDFOUND 681HUMAN ABILITIES AND LEARNING3
EDFOUND 625MEASUREMENT AND EVALUATION IN THE SECONDARY SCHOOL3
READING 772READING IN THE CONTENT AREAS3
Select 10 units (at least 6 units must be 700 or above) in consultation with advisor10
In addition to the above requirements, candidates electing the secondary emphasis must meet all requirements for Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction licensure to teach business education and/or marketing education. Students should consult Director of Licensure and advisor for current licensure requirements.
Total Units34

In addition to the above requirements, candidates electing the secondary emphasis must meet all requirements for Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction licensure to teach business education and/or marketing education. Students should consult Director of Licensure and advisor for current requirements.