Journal of Research in Technical Careers

Journal of Research in Technical Careers, published twice yearly by the Department of Teaching and Learning at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, provides an intellectual platform for sharing scholarship among researchers in career and post-secondary technical education and related disciplines. Submissions are encouraged related to any of the career clusters in the National Career Clusters Framework.

Submissions are accepted on an ongoing basis. In order to be considered for publication in Volume 3, Issue 1, manuscripts should be submitted no later than March 1, 2019.

Please see the Policies page for information regarding submitting a manuscript or becoming a reviewer.

Current Issue: Volume 2, Issue 2 (2018)


Invited Article



Exploring Student Retention in Postsecondary Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Education Programs
Aaron J. McKim, Tyson J. Sorensen, R. Bud McKendree, and Catlin M. Pauley


Factors Impacting Former FFA Members’ Decision to Discontinue FFA After High School
Danielle Eve-Marie Sanok, Christopher T. Stripling, Carrie A. Stephens, and Andrew P. Griffith