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Teaching Students with Disabilities in Early Childhood and Childhood

Mercy College New York

24 months
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927 USD/credit 19467 USD/year
927 USD/credit 19467 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Teaching Students with Disabilities in Early Childhood and Childhood at Mercy College New York leads either to initial or professional certification in two areas in special education: birth through grade two and grades one through six.  

Overview

The Master of Science in Teaching Students with Disabilities in Early Childhood and Childhood at Mercy College New York leads either to initial or professional certification in two areas in special education: birth through grade two and grades one through six.  Professional certification requires an initial certificate and three years of classroom teaching experience.  Courses focus intensely on the needs of the student with special needs.

Teaching students with disabilities can be one of the most rewarding fields in education and there is no better place to begin your journey than Mercy College.

What other requirements are there for certification, besides the coursework and the certification tests?

You must be:

  • fingerprinted
  • take three workshops (DASA, Child Abuse and Violence Prevention)
  • apply to the state for certification.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Edu Fnd Diverse Perspectives
  • Fndtns Educ Sdnts w/Dsblts
  • Lang Develop & Lit Acquisition
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Tchng Stdnts with Dsblts B-6
  • Differentiated Instructional Methods and Materials
  • Educ Assesmnt SWD
  • Prin/Strat Clsrm Mgt for SWD
  • Literacy Instruct Brth-Grade 6
  • Autism
  • Collaboration and Consultation for Students with Special Needs
  • Assitv/Lrn Tech Std Dis/Sp Nds
  • Student Teaching Experience* or 713 Seminar in Teaching

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

42 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Letters of recommendation 
  • Personal statement
  • Résumé
  • Test scores
  • Additional transcripts from other colleges or universities

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19467 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 927 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    19467 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 927 USD per credit during 24 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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