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If you teach adolescents—or would like to—Saint Rose has a respected program to help you gain the theory, practice, and certification you need.

MSED in Adolescence (Secondary) Education (Grades 7-12)

This degree is designed for students who seek initial certification and do not hold their master’s degree. It includes the coursework required to teach Biology, English, Mathematics or Social Studies in New York and reciprocal states.

MSEd Program Overview

Advanced Certificate in Adolescence (Secondary) Education (Grades 7-12)

This program is designed for students who seek initial certification but already hold—or are currently earning—their master’s degree. The master’s degree must be in either (1) their content area or (2) a field functionally related to teaching adolescents. It includes a one-semester full-time student teaching experience and 6 credit hours in the study of literacy. Prerequisites include 100 hours of classroom field experience in grades 7-12 prior to student teaching.

CAS Program Overview

MSED in Adolescence Education (Grades 7-12) and Special Education

This program is designed for students who seek adolescence (secondary) certification and adolescence special education generalist certification in Biology, English, Mathematics or Social Studies. Please contact Sue DeLuke with questions.

MSED Program Overview