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Undergraduate Catalog

Adolescence Education: Admission Requirements

Effective Fall 2016:

  • Students may be admitted directly into the Adolescence Education program, or they may enter during their second or third semester. Those who enter the program at a later point may need more than eight semesters to graduate.
  • Students must meet the following requirements to continue in the program:
    • 3.0 GPA overall;
    • Minimum grades of "B" in Composition I and II (ENG160 and ENG180) or their equivalents, a passing grade in EDI293 Education Seminar, and satisfactory completion of the application essay;
    • Fingerprints on a NYS TEACH account; and
    • Completion of State-mandated workshops (Child Abuse, SAVE, DASA) and Child Protection Policy modules.
  • Note: Current students wishing to apply to Adolescence Education: Mathematics must first be accepted as a Math major.  A Declaration of Major form signed by the Department of Mathematics must be submitted with the application.

Transfer students must complete an application to the Adolescence Education program. Transfer student may be waived from EDI293 Education Seminar unless their advisor recommends that they take the course.