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Childhood Literacy, Birth - Grade 6 and Special Education, Grades 1-6

Iona College

18 months
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1207 USD/credit 38624 USD/year
1207 USD/credit 38624 USD/year
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About

Iona College offers Master of Science in Teaching (MST) programs leading to initial certification as well as Master of Science in Childhood Literacy, Birth - Grade 6 and Special Education, Grades 1-6 programs for students entering with initial certification.

Overview

The Faculty at Iona College are committed to their students’ academic and professional success. Faculty use their experiences, networks, and research expertise to provide research-grounded and field-based instructional experiences. Students are not simply earning a degree; they are being prepared to be twenty-first century educators.

As an MST candidate you will experience a fieldwork driven program so you are working in school communities early and often. Iona’s rigorous student teaching program enables our candidates to feel confident approaching their first classroom teaching position. We are proud of our highly successful EDTPA (NYS videotaped teacher portfolio exam) pass rate.

For Childhood Literacy, Birth - Grade 6 and Special Education, Grades 1-6 candidates, we provide a strong research based-program. Iona’s faculty and alumni have developed strong partnerships with area schools which allows us to place candidates in the practicum experiences.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Language and Literacy Development in Young Readers and Writers
  • Assessment of Literacy Development in Young Children
  • Practicum in Reading and Literacy (6 credits)
  • Foundations of Teaching Students with Disabilities
  • Teaching Diverse Learners with Exceptionalities

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Most of Iona's graduate programs operate on a rolling admission basis. We encourage you to submit your application a month prior to a session start.

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

National

  • Completed undergraduate degree
  • Current resume
  • One letter of recommendation from a professor and/or supervisor (unless stated in the additional requirements section)
International
  • $50 USD application fee
  • A completed application (online)
  • Undergraduate/graduate transcripts
  • Evaluation of international credentials performed by one of the evaluation services recognized by NACES
  • Two professional recommendation letters

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38624 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1207 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    38624 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1207 USD per credit during 18 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.

Funding

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