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Social Studies Teacher

The City University of New York

12 months
Duration
855 USD/credit
855 USD/credit
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About

The Social Studies Teacher program is offered at Brooklyn College at The City University of New York.

Overview

This Social Studies Teacher program at The City University of New York leads to New York State Initial or Professional Certification to teach social studies, grades 7-12. The length of the program depends on the individual's prior preparation. 

Learning outcomes

The profession of teacher education is licensed by the New York State Education Department. Therefore, program requirements are subject to change. All students should consult with the Department of Secondary Education for the current requirements.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Diversity and the Inclusive Classroom
  • Teaching Writing across the Curriculum
  • Advanced Seminar in Pedagogy and Curriculum, Middle Childhood and Adolescence Education: Social Studies
  • Seminar in Educational Research: Social Studies
  • Perspectives on Education: Teaching Children and Adolescents in Cultural Context
  • Analysis of Classroom Interaction and Curriculum

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

30 alternative credits

30-46

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended (applicants who earned a bachelor's degree outside the United States need to submit a 'Course by Course International Transcript Evaluation.')
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Photocopy of New York State or other state teaching certificate (if already certified)
  • A brief biographical statement of 500 to 1,000 words describing your reasons for pursuing the specific graduate program to which you are applying and your future professional goals.
  • The same requirements apply to non-degree applicants.
  • F-1 or J-1 international students must submit English Proficiency Exam

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • Local students: $5,545 / semester

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 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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