Graduate Bulletin

Spring 2018

Master of Arts in Teaching Physics

This program is designed as a course of study leading to New York State certification for teaching Physics in the secondary schools (grades 7-12), with an extension option for grades 5-6. Candidates admitted may also qualify for a General Science Extension for grades 7-12. This program, offered in collaboration with the School of Professional Development and the University's Department of Physics and Astronomy, is designed for those who have little or no previous coursework in education or formal classroom teaching experience.