Through a history-based curriculum and hands-on student teaching, prepare for a career as a social studies teacher who inspires students to be active citizens.
In just over one year, you’ll earn your MAT through an immersive teacher residency experience paired with technology-enhanced course work.
Master of Arts in Teaching
Teaching Social Studies: Transformational Teaching
Grades 7–12, Initial Certification
In just one year, build your knowledge of history and social sciences, learn pedagogical strategies, and apply them in supervised student teaching placements.
Gain new teaching skills, theories, and strategies that you can use to develop robust social studies curricula for your secondary and high school students.
Develop the skills to teach a range of diverse students in social studies and history as you gain a dual certification in Social Studies and Special Education.
Acquire hands-on experience in New York schools, learn pedagogical methods, develop your foundation in social studies and drama, and prepare for teaching certification.
Become a first-rate scholar and practitioner in a focus area of your choosing, including literacy education, mathematics education, special education, and more.