Social Studies Education

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Social Studies Education

Social Studies Education

MST Adolescence Education: Social Studies

The Master of Science in Teaching Adolescence Education program in Social Studies is designed to meet the New York State Education Department’s regulations on Teacher Education, the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) standards, and the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS), along with Advisory Board recommendations and alumni feedback. This program is nationally recognized by the NCSS and leads to Initial Adolescence Education, Social Studies (Grade 7-12) with an extension for Middle Childhood Social Studies Education (Grade 5-6) certification. Program start date: Summer.

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The Department of Secondary Education offers three degree programs in social studies education: the BA Social Studies Education, the MST Social Studies Education and the MSEd Adolescence Education: Social Studies.