Apr 17, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

Curriculum and Instruction (Professional Certification), M.S.Ed.


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Program Contact

Sarah Fleming, Program Coordinator
229 Wilber Hall
315-312-2632
sarah.fleming@oswego.edu

 

The Curriculum and Instruction (Professional Certification) program is in the Curriculum and Instruction Department, which is one of six departments in the School of Education. Visit the program admissions page to apply.

I. Generalist Track (30 cr)


Candidates whose initial certification is Childhood (1-6), Early Childhood (B-2), Middle Childhood Generalist (5-9), or Special Education will complete this Generalist Track of Content Related Electives.

A. Pedagogical Core (15 cr)


B. Pedagogical Electives (3 cr)


  • Select one approved elective.

C. Generalist Track Content Related Core (12 cr)


II. Specialist Track (30 cr)


Candidates whose initial certification is Adolescence (7-12), Middle Childhood Specialist (5-9), Special Education (7-12), Art (All Grades), or Music (All Grades) will complete this Specialist Track of Content Related Electives.

A. Pedagogical Core (15 cr)


B. Pedagogical Electives (3 cr)


  • Select one approved elective.

C. Specialist Track Content Related Core (12 cr)


Additional Information


Candidacy

Candidates accepted into the Curriculum and Instruction must apply for Degree Candidacy after completing 12-18 credits in the program. Any coursework taken in excess of 18 credits without candidacy is liable to forfeiture.  An overall cumulative average of 3.0 or better is required to qualify for degree candidacy as well as meeting program specifications, such as professional development and conditional acceptance requirements. The Degree Candidacy Application is submitted to the Graduate Studies Office and subsequently sent to the appropriate department for review.

Additional Program Requirements

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