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Chemistry and Secondary Education, Grades 7, M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
, NY,
The Master of Science in Chemistry and Secondary Education, Grades 7 at Mercy College New York leads either to initial or professional certification teaching chemistry at the secondary level.  Professional certification requires an initial certificate and three years of classroom teaching experience.

About

The Master of Science in Chemistry and Secondary Education, Grades 7 at Mercy College New York leads either to initial or professional certification teaching chemistry at the secondary level.  Professional certification requires an initial certificate and three years of classroom teaching experience.

The Mercy College educational unit is dedicated to preparing effective educators, including teachers and other school professionals, who are reflective practitioners, equipped with the knowledge base, technological skills, research tools and professional strategies and insights to empower them to help diverse populations of students succeed in their learning and community environments. 

The value of:

  • competency
  • diversity 
  • ethical practice support the proficient development of candidates enabling them to become skilled professionals and lifelong learners. 

The unit is committed to creating innovative, flexible and accessible programs of study for its candidates and to developing partnerships and opportunities for collaboration and clinical experiences within Mercy College and with external communities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Edu Fnd Diverse Perspectives
  • Fndtns Educ Sdnts w/Dsblts
  • Tchng English as 2nd Lang
  • Ed Evl/Assmt ECldhd-Adol&Dsabl
  • Aprchs Lit: EChldhd-Adolescenc
  • Meth Material/Math Adol
  • Educ Psych & Adlscnt Dvlpmnt
  • Mthds & Mtrls in Mid Chldhd Ed
  • Read/Write Cntnt Area Grd 5-12
  • Student Teaching Experience

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis except for a few graduate programs. 
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    36 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    53

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General Requirements

  • Complete a graduate application
  • Submit a nonrefundable $40 application fee. 
  • Submit official baccalaureate transcript(s)
  • Supporting documents may be required depending on program of interest, which may include:
    • Letters of recommendation 
    • Personal statement
    • Résumé
    • Test scores
    • Additional transcripts from other colleges or universities

Tuition Fee

  • International

    842 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 842 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    842 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 842 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Graduate Registration Fees

  • 12 credits or more : $310/term
  • Less than 12 credits: $155/term

Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 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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