Master of Science in Teaching - Childhood Education (Grades 1-6)




Courses Overview

What will I learn?
The Master of Science in Teaching (MST) provides candidates with a Baccalaureate degree in an acceptable liberal arts or science major the opportunity to earn a NYS teaching certificate in Childhood Ed (1-6).
The program includes instruction in educational studies, developmentally appropriate practices, content pedagogy and research.
The program can be completed in four semesters, which includes one semester of full-time student teaching. Upon graduation, students will receive the Master of Science in Teaching degree and will have completed all academic requirements for initial teaching certification in New York State. Professional certification requires three years, or 540 full-time days, of successful teaching experience at the 1-6 grade level.


Which department am I in? School of Education

Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Applicants must hold a Diploma of Graduation from a University or its equivalent from an accredited college or university. Other English language Requirements: TOEFL paper based score of 537.

Entry Requirement For International Student

Candidates for admission to program need to:
Hold a baccalaureate degree in an approved liberal arts or science area from a regionally accredited institution
Have earned an undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or higher;
Have completed:
six college credits of history including American History
six college credits or the equivalent in a foreign language
six credits of mathematics at the College Algebra level with a grade of B or better
six credits of English with a grade of B or better
a laboratory science course
English language requirements: An official score of 80 on the TOEFL iBT, An official score of 6.5 on the IELTS and An official score of 53 on the PTE Academic.

Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by this university
University of Tasmania (UTAS) offers below pathways courses for this subject Advanced Diploma of Applied Science (Nautical Science)
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Trinity College - The University of Melbourne

Full Time (2 years)

USD $18,280.87 for 25 credit hours

23 May 2018

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