Minors in Education

NYU Steinhardt's Department of Teaching and Learning offers three minors in education:

  • Minor in Global and Urban Education StudiesExamine social, cultural, economic, political, legal, and policy issues in education – in the US and internationally. Open to all NYU students, this minor is offered jointly with Steinhardt's Department of Humanities and Social Sciences in the Professions.
  • Minor in Teacher EducationExplore the study of education, teaching and learning, and human development, preparing for further study toward a career as a classroom teacher. This minor is open to all NYU students.  
  • Minor in Computer Science EducationTake computer science classes at NYU's Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences and Polytechnical School of Engineering, and computer science education courses and education electives through NYU Steinhardt's Department of Teaching and Learning, preparing to teach computer science and programming to children and adolescents. Open to all NYU students.

Effective Fall 2012, students may no longer declare the General Education Minor or any of the Secondary Education Minors. If you have already declared one of these minors, you can visit our archived website for information on those minors, including course requirements.