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Childhood Education: Liberal Arts Optional Middle Childhood Education

Liberal Arts Major with Middle Childhood Education

Two types of certificates are awarded—Generalist (G) or Specialist (S)—depending on the liberal arts major. Students wishing to extend their childhood education certification to also include grades 7-9 will select a major in one of the following areas: English (S), History/Social Studies (S), Mathematics* (S), Life Sciences (G), or Psychology (G)*. Some liberal arts majors require additional content course work to meet the New York State middle childhood certification requirements (*designates such majors).

Additional Professional Requirements for Optional Middle Childhood Education Certification**

Professional Courses

    Total Additional Professional Courses for Middle Childhood Education: 12 Credits


    ** Seeking an additional certification area may require student teaching outside the academic year and, thus, additional tuition cost may be incurred.