Education Programs in the Graduate School of Education

The Graduate School of Education offers programs leading to New York state certification in the following areas: Childhood/Early Childhood with additional New York state certificates in Special Education or Literacy; secondary programs in English, mathematics, modern languages, science, or social studies. If you are interested in applying to one of these graduate programs after you graduate, review your programs of interest so  you may better prepare to meet the entry requirements. Entry into these programs is competitive.

Pre-Service Programs (leading to initial certification)

Childhood & Early Childhood Education (Birth to Grade 6) - MSEd degree

Adolescence Education (Grades 7-12) – MAT degree

English – MAT

Foreign Languages (French & Spanish) – MAT –  also see BA/MAT degree option

Mathematics – MAT – also see BA/MAT degree option


    Biology – MAT –  also see BA/MAT degree option
    Chemistry – MAT – also see BA/MAT degree option
    Earth Science – MAT – also see BS/MAT degree option
    Physics – MAT – also see BA/MAT degree option

    Social Studies – MAT

Last Updated: 11/18/16