ETAP Programs for Professional Certification
The Master of Science in Educational Theory and Practice (MS-ETP) offers cohesive programs leading to professional certification in mathematics, the sciences, world languages, English, and social studies. The program is approved by the New York State Education Department for Professional Certification for teachers with Initial Certification in the following areas of Adolescence Education: Social Studies, English, Chinese, French, Spanish, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, or Physics.
The Master of Science in Curriculum Development and Instructional Technology (CDIT) is designed for those who wish to extend their expertise in curriculum and instruction, and for those with an interest in instructional design and technology. The program is listed as a “related masters degree” for teachers seeking New York State Professional Certification in any subject area through transcript review.
The Master of Science in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) provides interdisciplinary graduate study for those who wish to teach English as a second language or English as a foreign language (EFL) in adult, college-level, or overseas situations. It is also listed as a “related masters degree” for teachers seeking New York State Professional Certification in any subject area through transcript review.”