The Department of Secondary Education offers three degree programs in science education:
The BA in Adolescence Education: Science major is designed for students who wish to earn an undergraduate degree leading to Initial certification in Science Education (7-12).
The MST in Adolescence Education: Science degree programs are designed for candidates who already hold an undergraduate degree in biology, chemistry, earth science, or physics and who now seek Initial New York certification in Science Education (7-12).
The BA/MST Adolescence Education: Science major is a five-year degree program leading to the BA and MST degrees simultaneously, designed for candidates who wish to complete the requirements for the science major and science certification at the Initial and Professional levels.
- (Option "A" - Certification in One High School Science Content Area with Middle School Extension)
- (Option "B" - Grades 7-12: Certification in Two High School Science Content Areas)