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English and Secondary Education, Grades 7-12, B.S./M.S.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 60 months
    Duration
New York City, NY, United States
Our nationally-recognized 36-credit Bachelor in English and Secondary Education, Grades 7-12 (12 courses) is conveniently offered at all four Mercy College New York campuses (Dobbs Ferry, Manhattan, Bronx and Yorktown Heights), an easy commute from communities throughout the region, as well as online. 

Overview

Here, you will study the basics of teaching in four core courses before going on to specialize in secondary education, with a focus on teaching English. 

Our nationally-recognized 36-credit Bachelor in English and Secondary Education, Grades 7-12 (12 courses) is conveniently offered at all four Mercy College New York campuses (Dobbs Ferry, Manhattan, Bronx and Yorktown Heights), an easy commute from communities throughout the region, as well as online. 

Mercy’s dedicated professors are here to support you on your journey to “the other side of the desk.” If you want to inspire young people with your enthusiasm for literature, language, film and drama, invest in yourself and become one of the many outstanding graduates of the English Education Program who have already gone on to light a spark in future generations.

English and Adolescence Education, Grades 7-12 Fast Facts

  • Recognized by national accrediting bodies
  • Small faculty-to-teacher candidate ratios
  • Combination of theoretical and practical with fieldwork experiences in most courses
  • Courses available at all campuses or online

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis except for a few graduate programs. 

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Credits
    141 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Edu Fnd Diverse Perspectives
  • Fndtns Educ Sdnts w/Dsblts
  • Tchng English as 2nd Lang
  • Aprchs Lit: EChldhd-Adolescenc
  • Educ Psych & Adlscnt Dvlpmnt

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    71

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    48

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

  • Foreign Academic Credential Evaluation (and/or official American transcripts)
  • TOEFL or IELTS Scores, or accepted proof of English language proficiency (if English is not your native language)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18392 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9196 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    18392 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9196 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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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