M.Sc. On Campus

Art of Teaching

Sarah Lawrence College

24 months
31744 USD/year
31744 USD/year
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Art of Teaching from Sarah Lawrence College is an integrated Master of Science in Education (MS Ed) program of study that leads to dual New York State certification in Early Childhood and Childhood Education (birth to 6th grade).


Art of Teaching from Sarah Lawrence College gives students a solid philosophical background in current thinking about educational theory and practice.


Alumni of the Art of Teaching program are employed as teachers in public or private early childhood and elementary schools; as school administrators or curriculum developers; as teacher educators; and some go on to PhD programs.

What our graduates do

  • Classroom teachers work in urban and suburban private and public schools, in pre-kindergarten through sixth grade.
  • Teachers and directors of early childhood programs work in childcare centers, Head Start programs, and community service centers.
  • Special-area teachers enrich the experiences of elementary school children in the arts and other areas.
  • School administrators and staff developers lead and support elementary school teachers.
  • College teachers at community and liberal arts colleges educate students to become classroom teachers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Child and the Family 
  • Children’s Literature 
  • Emergent Curriculum
  • Mathematics and Technology 
  • Observation and Documentation
  • Language and Literacy
  • Children with Special Needs 
  • Emergent Curriculum 
  • Language and Literacy 
  • Mathematics and Technology 
  • Student teaching

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 If you are interested in applying for Fall 2021, the application will open in September 2020.


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited American college or university, or the equivalent degree from a college or university outside the United States. 
  • Previous college work is expected to be a 3.0 grade point average or higher and should reflect advanced course study. 
  • Submit a standardized test score as part of the application process. 
  • If you are applying for admission to our program and have already taken either the GRE or Miller Analogies Test (MAT)
  • Application Fee
  • Transcripts
  • Interview
  • Recommendations
  • Writing Responses
  • TOEFL Results (for International Applicants)

Tuition Fee

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    31744 USD/year
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