Childhood Education (Additional Certification)


 
Goals:

The Graduate Division of the School of Education is committed to prepare candidates with practiced, research-based methodology that is character based, integrating the historical evangelical Christian tradition of the college, so they are ready to enter the inclusive classroom. To fulfill these values, the unit is committed to the preparation of professional educators who are capable of working effectively with diverse populations in a constantly changing global community.

Coursework Prerequisites:

1. Hold a valid NY State teaching license

2. 6 credits or more of Historical & Social Science Concepts (with grades of at least C)

3. 6 credits or more of Scientific Processes (with grades of at least C)

4. 6 credits or more of Mathematical Processes (with grades of at least C)

Application Deadlines:

Fall: July 15
Spring: November 30
Summer: April 1

Admissions / Application / Financial Aid

Suggested Program Plan

SEMESTER I: Fall

EDG 500-Educational Research............... 3

EDG 520-Develop. & Learng. Theories.... 3

EDG 530 Inclusive Classroom.................3

EDG 730-Field for Incl Classrm.............. 0

SEMESTER II: Spring

EDG 511-Integr. Curric. Literacy Skills.. 3

EDG 532-Exceptional Child.................... 3

EDG 732-Field for Exceptional............... 0

EDG 564-Methods of Science................. 3

EDG 764-Field for Methods Science....... 0

SEMESTER III: Summer

EDG 512-Character Education................ 3

EDG 565-Methods of Math..................... 3

EDG 765-Field for Methods Math........... 0

SEMESTER IV: Fall

EDG 545-Literacy.................................... 3

EDG 745-Field for Literacy..................... 0

EDG 563-Methods of Social Studies....... 3

EDG 763-Field for Meth. Soc. Stud........ 0

EDG 652-Tching ELLs and Biling. Stu... 3

SEMESTER V: Spring

EDG 766-Practicum: Lower..................... 3

EDG 767-Practicum: Upper..................... 3

Admissions Contact:

Joseph Kim
MSEd Admission Counselor
Nyack College
1 South Boulevard
Nyack, NY 10960
Ph: 845-675-4400 ext: 4466
Cell: 845 260 1103

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PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Award: Master of Science
Certification: Additional
Credits: 39
School Accreditation: NCATE

Career Path: For persons preparing for additional NYS certification to teach in general education grades 1-6.

Start Semester: Fall or Spring

Campus Location: Rockland/Manhattan (blended) or online