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Teach NYS/Coalition has partnered with two institutions of higher education to bring our member schools customized, affordable Masters in Education programs. The degrees awarded will make your STEM subject teacher/s at New York schools that complete either program eligible for salary reimbursement via NYSED’s STEM/MST program.

These programs are available exclusively to our member schools, including member schools in other states.

Teach NYS MEd Webinar from November 2023

For Nonpublic Schools

For Teachers

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Read our press release here and SUNY’s here.

Participating Member Schools

Master’s in Education Programs Details

SUNY Empire State University Gratz College

Degree

Master’s in Education (M.Ed) in Curriculum and Instruction

Master’s in Education (M.Ed)

Format

Online, asynchronous/self-paced.

Online, asynchronous/self-paced.

Timeline

24 months, with potential to complete faster.

18-24 months. Fast track potential for 1 year.

Application deadlines

Summer deadline 4/1. Fall deadline 5/31.

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Every 8 weeks a new cycle begins. Priority Summer A deadline 4/8 and Priority Summer B deadline 6/3.

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Cost

~$9,600 (including tuition reimbursements for NYS residents who meet academic achievement criteria and teach in nonpublic schools) and ~$16,000 for all others.

Potential for three experiential-based credits for further tuition reduction.

NYS residents may apply for financial aid.

$9900 (flat)

Applicants may apply for financial aid.

Fees Waivers for Applications, Credentials, and Various Costs

Yes

Yes

Credits/Courses

30 credits/10 courses

30 credits/10 courses

Possible Work and Prior Experience That May Count as Credits Towards MEd Potential for 1 Course/3 credits TBD

Enrollment periods

Fall, Spring, and potentially Summer Semesters

Every 8 weeks a new cycle begins

STEM Credential Options

Advanced STEM/STEM-Subject Certificates

In development: Microcredential in STEM Educational Leadership

STEM Courses Available

Each teacher can take up to four STEM courses available from throughout the entire state-wide SUNY system. Faculty mentors will guide students to identify programs and subjects.

Up to two STEM teaching/education courses. TBD, but not specifically in STEM-subject content.

Education Concentration/Focus Options

Overall Curriculum and Instruction, with optional focuses in Literacy, Foundations in Teaching, Special Education, and more.

Creativity and Cognition, Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Leadership, Integrated Leadership

Available to

Teach Coalition Member Schools Only

Teach Coalition Member Schools Only

Other Benefits

Potential for credit award based on job experience. Applicant will discuss with advisor.

Can take any semester off for chagim, maternity leave, etc.

Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Website

www.sunyempire.edu/grad

www.gratz.edu

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