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Education - Adolescent Education, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

Completion of an undergraduate program in The School of Education, or a minor in Adolescent Education through St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences entitles a student to be eligible to receive initial New York State Certification. Students who earn this degree are qualified to teach in middle school and high school settings.

Career Outcomes

The program will prepare graduates to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of content and pedagogy of academic instruction in adolescent education.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of theories pertaining to adolescents and learning.
  • Identify theories and models for teaching students with exceptionalities,
  • diverse learners and students at risk and their application in academic instruction.
  • Use the principles of scientifically based research to obtain valid knowledge about instruction and assessment in the middle and high school grades.
  • Use the findings of scientifically based research and best practices in the field and demonstrate the effect of these changes on content and pedagogy.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    132 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Concentrations:
  • Biology
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Social Studies
  • Spanish
Major Sequence:
  • Introduction to Education (1-12)
  • Foundations of Education (1-12)
  • Learning and Development Adolescence (7-12)
  • Special Education Foundations & Accommodating Students Needs (1-12)
  • Human Relations in Inclusive & Multiculturalism (1-12)
  • Language Acquisition and Literacy/Adolescent (7-12)
  • Organizational Strategies & Classroom Environment (7-12)
  • Technology and Society: School, Community, Workplace (1-12)
  • Education Theory to Practice-Adolescence (7-12)
  • The Art of Writing for Educators (1-12)

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

Admission requirements:
  • Online application
  • Official high school transcript(s) for all high schools attended
  • Official standardized test scores
  • Personal Essay 
  • Letters of Recommendation 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    41900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41900 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    41900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41900 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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