At the University of Bridgeport, as a student in the M.S. in Elementary Education (Sixth Year Certificate), you will gain extensive knowledge about teaching elementary subjects including literacy, mathematics, social studies, and science.
UB also gives you the opportunity to put these skills to work through our tuition-paid internship or hands-on field experience. We work with more than 60 districts throughout Connecticut and New York to provide you with practical experiences in a local school. This program is offered at our main Bridgeport campus, as well as the Waterbury Center location.
- Plan lessons and units according to State guidelines
- Exhibit appropriate content knowledge of mathematics, language art, social studies and science commiserate with Praxis II Exam for elementary school teachers
- Demonstrate thorough background in concepts of reading and ability to teach reading and evaluate student performance in reading.
- Pass Praxis II exam for elementary school teachers
- Pass CT Reading Assessment exam
- Differentiate curriculum for various special needs students
- Educational Psychology
- Special Education
- Curriculum and Methods of Teaching
- Statutory State Requirements
- Field Experiences
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- Apply before
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- An application for admission
- Official college transcript(s) from all previous institutions of higher education attended
- Letters of recommendation (Not required for all programs, see program-specific requirements for details)
- Personal Statement
International760 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 760 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
National760 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 760 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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