To prepare teacher-candidates for professional initial certification for careers in middle and high school education, SUNY College at Old Westbury offers the Master of Arts in Teaching in Adolescence Education: Social Studies (7-12).
All of the College's M.A.T. degrees share general admissions requirements, a pedagogical core, and a content core by discipline specialization. This 42 credit Master of Arts in Adolescence Education - Social Studies (7-12) from SUNY Old Westbury is designed for candidates seeking both a Master’s degree and initial certification in Adolescence Education. After graduation and the satisfaction of the State requirement for paid, full-time classroom experience, candidates may apply for professional certification in Adolescence Education.
Pedagogical training and content specialization are equally emphasized in this degree program, which is offered jointly by the School of Education and the History Department of the School of Arts and Sciences.
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- Historical, Social, and Philosophical Foundations
- Human Growth and Development
- Foundations of Literacy
- The Exceptional Learner
- Methods and Materials of Teaching Social Studies
- Literacy, Research, & Technology in Social Studies
- Student Teaching ( Social Studies)
- 24 months
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- Submission of scores on GRE (Graduate Record Examination).
- B.A./B.S. degree in History or a B.A./B.S. degree with at least 30 credits of coursework in the social sciences (history, geography, political science, economics, anthropology, and/or sociology).
- Two letters of recommendation, one from an academic source.
- An admissions essay.
International23100 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11550 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
National23100 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11550 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
In-State11310 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5655 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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