Master of Arts in Teaching Earth Science

This program is designed as a course of study leading to New York State certification for teaching Earth Science in the secondary schools (grades 7-12), with an extension option for grades 5-6. Candidates admitted may also qualify for a General Science Extension for grades 7-12. This program, offered in collaboration with the School of Professional Development, the University's Department of Geosciences and the Professional Education Program, is designed for those who have little or no previous coursework in education or formal classroom teaching experience.