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Adolescence Education-Chemistry (7-12)

Suny Cortland

24 months
23100 USD/year
23100 USD/year
11310 USD/year
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You want to light the fire of enthusiasm in the next generation of scientific explorers. With your undergraduate degree in chemistry or a closely related field, you can pursue your love of teaching "the central science" by studying for the M.A.T. in Adolescence Education-Chemistry (7-12) at Suny Cortland.


What's "inside" everything that makes up the world we know? What systems govern the structure and function of all forms of matter? Such are the questions that excite you as a scientist who studies chemistry. 

Enhance your content knowledge through graduate courses in chemistry as you immerse yourself in learning about successful classroom teaching. In your introduction to adolescence education and advanced developmental psychology, you'll explore the nature of the adolescent learner on the Adolescence Education-Chemistry (7-12) program from Suny Cortland. 

Career Potential

When you earn the M.A.T. in adolescence education: chemistry (7-12), you will have fulfilled the New York State Education Department's requirements for initial certification in chemistry for grades 7-12.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Methods : Teaching the Sciences in the Middle and Secondary Schools
  • Student Teaching: Adolescence Education - Science
  • Literacy in the Middle and Secondary School
  • Advanced Developmental Psychology
  • Teaching in Inclusive Classrooms

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Applications are reviewed on a rolling admissions basis, so decisions may occur prior to the deadlines.


48 alternative credits


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General requirements

  • Completed online Graduate School Application 
  • Official transcripts from all institutions of higher learning attended to be forwarded directly to SUNY Cortland Graduate Admissions Office indicating a major in chemistry or functionally related area.
  • Note: Candidates for admission must present evidence of bachelor's degree conferral prior to the start of their academic program.
  • Three letters of recommendation from former professors or professional colleagues who can speak to the candidate's preparation and competence for teaching science in grades 7-12 (submitted online with the application).
  • New York State mandates that all SUNY teacher preparation programs adopt college entrance assessments for admissions consideration. 
  • Resume
  • Statement of Goals (250 words or less)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

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

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

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

Living costs for Cortland

874 - 1904 USD /month
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