M.Sc. On Campus

Adolescent Education

St. John's University

12 months
1305 USD/credit
1305 USD/credit
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Adolescent Education from St. John's University enable prospective teachers and practicing teachers to acquire the skills they need in such areas as language acquisition and literacy, curriculum development, instructional planning, multiple research-validated instructional strategies, content area knowledge, the uses of technology, and the history, philosophy, and role of education.


Graduates at Adolescent Education from St. John's University  have a breadth of knowledge in both liberal arts and sciences and the subject areas they will teach, pedagogical knowledge with the understanding and skills necessary to be competent and qualified professionals, the ability to promote the well-being of students by providing a supportive and nuturing learning environment and the ability to form productive connections with students of diverse background and varying abilities.

Graduates with Adolescent Education from St. John's University will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the fundamental principles of language acquisition and literacy by native English speakers and students who are English language learners (ELLs).
  • Demonstrate knowledge of curriculum development and instructional planning including, but not limited to, those identified by the national standards in the student’s content area.
  • Demonstrate ability to utilize multiple research-validated strategies
  • Demonstrate a wide breadth and depth of knowledge in one’s content area.
  • Demonstrate understanding of the history, philosophy, and role of education.
  • Demonstrate the Vincentian value of service

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Creative Thinking and Problem Solving for Gifted Students
  • Socio-Emotional, Cultural & Cognitive aspects of MS Learners in General & Inclusive Settings
  • Integrative Research Seminar in Education
  • Psychological Foundations of Learning
  • Philosophical, Historical & Sociological Foundations of Education
  • Human Relations in Multicultural and Inclusive Settings (Recommended in conjunction with Required methods Courses a,b,or c)
  • Education of Individuals with Exceptionalities
  • Teaching and Learning (Adolescent)
  • Theories of and Strategies for Teaching Literacy in the Content Area
  • Technology for Literary-Based Application in Content Area Learning in regular & Special Ed. Settings
  • Developing Curriculum Material for the Web
  • Innovative Strategies in Secondary Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete and submit the online application.
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Two letters of recommendation from instructors in the proposed area of specialization or other qualified individuals as designated by the school, division, or program to which the candidate is applying.
  • Personal statement describing your reason for pursuing graduate study and leadership objectives in 300 to 350 words. 
  • Evidence of baccalaureate degree from accredited college or university, including official transcripts from each institution attended.
  • For international students who submit official college transcripts with English Translation
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or Duolingo
  • GRE or the MAT or the PRAXIS Core

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1305 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1305 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    1305 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1305 USD per credit during 12 months.

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.


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