Academic Catalog


Master of Science Occupational and Technical Studies (MS)

Mickey Kosloski, Graduate Program Director

This program has been recommended for closure to the State Council for Higher Education of Virginia.  Pending their approval and SACSCOC approval, all degrees for the program must be earned by August 2025.  Students will not be able to select the program as their major after August 28, 2020.

This is an advanced master’s degree and requires prior academic work associated with workforce development or a related area. The degree is designed to help workforce educators and trainers upgrade their knowledge and skills and prepare for leadership roles in adult and career and technical education, training, and/or the Navy’s Education and Training Subspecialty (ETMS). The program is delivered at the Norfolk campus and through the University’s distance learning system.