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Adolescence Education

Canisius College

48 months
28630 USD/year
28630 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Teaching adolescents – those students in grades 7 through high school – can be among the most challenging and rewarding careers in education. Students at Canisius College are transitioning from childhood to young adulthood and require much guidance, care and compassion. If you want to make a difference in these young lives, consider Adolescence Education.


Join a Adolescence Education program at Canisius College built on the cornerstones of knowledge, service, professionalism and leadership. A broad range of field experiences, from observation and tutoring to a full semester of student teaching, is an essential part of the curriculum. You will graduate prepared to teach at the high school and junior high school levels, and you may also choose to continue your education at the college at the graduate level.

Learning outcomes

Participate in Buffalo's urban community through a variety of service-learning opportunities, interacting with an ethnically, racially, and culturally diverse population. As an Adolescence Education major, you have the opportunity to exceed the New York State requirement for 100 hours of fieldwork even before your student teaching.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Growth and Social Development: Adolescence
  • Foundations of Adolescent Literacy
  • Adolescent Literacy in a New Literacies World
  • Foundations of Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Domestic - priority deadline 1 November
  • International - at least 30 days prior to the start date


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application Copy of Passport biographical page
  • Secondary school transcripts. These transcripts must be originals, in English, certified by your school. 
  • Proof of English Language ProficiencyIf you have attended a college or university, please submit transcripts with English translations.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28630 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    28630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28630 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Buffalo

920 - 1560 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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