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Childhood Education 1-6 and Early Childhood Education B-2

State University of New York at New Paltz

24 months
Duration
23100 USD/year
23100 USD/year
11310 USD/year
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About

The School of Education at State University of New York at New Paltz offers students holding a baccalaureate degree an opportunity to earn a Master of Science in Teaching degree in Childhood Education 1-6 and Early Childhood Education B-2 leading to NYS initial/professional certification. 

Overview

Learning outcomes

The typical candidate for the MST will hold a baccalaureate degree in one of the liberal arts or sciences from an accredited college and will have a background in history, a foreign language, mathematics, English, and science.

The Childhood Education 1-6 and Early Childhood Education B-2 program from State University of New York at New Paltz includes instruction in educational studies, developmentally appropriate practices, content pedagogy, research, and one semester of full-time student teaching. It can be completed in four semesters. Professional certification requires three years of successful teaching experience at the B-2/1-6 grade level.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Issues in Multicultural Education
  • Race and Gender in Education
  • Education Across Borders:International Ideas and Experience
  • Research in Child, Family, School in Grades 3-6
  • Literacy and Language Learners
  • Foundations of Bilingual/Bicultural Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

46 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree in an approved liberal arts or science area from a regionally accredited institution;
  • Have earned an undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or higher;
  • Provide one official transcript of all college/university course work;
  • Submit two appropriate letters of recommendation on professional letterhead, no older than one year, from individuals who can attest to the candidate’s ability to do graduate work and/or to work with children
  • Graduate Admission Essay

Have completed:

  • six college credits of history including American History
  • six college credits or the equivalent in a foreign language
  • six credits of mathematics at the College Algebra level with a grade of “B-” or better
  • six credits of English Composition with a grade of “B-” or better
  • one laboratory science course, or two 3 credit science courses

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    11310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5655 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for New Paltz

1138 - 2480 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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Childhood Education 1-6 and Early Childhood Education B-2
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