The MSEd in Adolescent Special Education, Grades 7-12 (Generalist) from The City University of New York's graduates are eligible for NYS certification in Students with Disabilities Grades 7-12, Generalist, rather than certification in a specific subject area.
- Minimum GPA for Retention - Graduate students must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 to remain at Hunter College. Students whose grades fall below this standard are required to raise their GPAs to at least 3.0 within one semester.
- No F in the first two semesters—students who receive a grade of F or WU in any course in the first two semesters will not be allowed to continue in the program.
- Progress holds due to Incomplete Grades - Students with two or more INCs will not be allowed to register for any courses.
Key Course Performance Standards
- Students must receive a grade of at least a B in key program courses.
- Students who receive a grade of F or WU in key program courses may not continue in the program.
- Key Program Courses are identified by the label (KC) in the course title.
- Social, Historical, and Philosophical Foundations of General and Special Education
- Assessment of Students with Disabilities
- Classroom Management in Special Education and Inclusive Settings
- Literacy Instruction for Struggling Readers and Writers: Grades 5-12
- Adolescent Development and Learning: Grades 7-12
- Math: Curriculum and Methods - Grades 7-12
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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Master: 3.5 GPA
- A bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with a GPA of at least 3.0 or a master’s degree with a GPA of at least 3.5.
- A liberal arts or sciences major or interdisciplinary concentration of at least 30 credits.
- A liberal arts and sciences distributed to include: a minimum of 6 credits in English; 6 credits in political science, history, economics, or geography (; 6 credits in math; 6 credits in science; 3 credits in the arts; 6 credits in a language other than English (3 years of high school study in the same foreign language with grades of C or better documented by high school transcript will meet this requirement); and 3 credits in information retrieval (library studies, research, computer literacy, or educational technology).
- A personal statement.
- Two letters of recommendation.
- Submission of scores on the Graduate Record Examination, except applicants who are certified teacher or school administrators and hold a graduate degree.
International25650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
National25650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State11090 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11090 USD per year during 12 months.
- Resident: $470 per credit
- Non-resident: $855 per credit
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