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Secondary School Teachers of Biology and General Science

The City University of New York

12 months
Duration
620 USD/credit 18600 USD/year
620 USD/credit 18600 USD/year
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About

The MS in Secondary School Teachers of Biology and General Science from The City University of New York students must have completed a major in the life sciences. The preparation must include at least 24 credit hours in the biological sciences (appropriately distributed), including an introduction to genetics.

Overview

Students in the MS in Secondary School Teachers of Biology and General Science from The City University of New York will be required to complete the following minimum work:

  • Courses totaling 9 credits in secondary education
  • Students who have not completed one year of undergraduate earth sciences will take either geology, astronomy, or both.
  • Additional courses are listed under the Departments of Chemistry, Earth, Environmental, and Geological Sciences, and Physics and Astronomy. A minimum total of 30 credits must be completed to earn the degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Four courses in the biological sciences
  • One course in chemistry
  • Psychology in Education, Group Dynamics
  • Advanced Educational Psychology
  • Foundations of Education
  • School and Community

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree (or its equivalent) from an accredited college or university.
  • Demonstrate the ability to pursue graduate study successfully. (Above-average academic achievement in general and in the teaching specialization is required.)
  • Students in the program for Secondary School Teachers of Biology and General Science must have completed a major in the life sciences. 
  • If conditionally admitted, students must make up not more than 12 credits of specified undergraduate coursework, starting in the first semester and finishing in no more than three consecutive semesters.
  • Up to three letters of recommendation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 620 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    18600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 620 USD per credit during 12 months.

Resident: 

  • Full-time - $5,545/semester
  • Part-time - $470/credit

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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