Social Studies Education

Degrees Offered: Certificate of Advanced Study; Ed.M.
Certification Options: Initial Certification; Initial Certification/Professional Certification (combined); Professional Certification

The Social Studies Education Program supports students' development as content knowledge experts, confident curriculum builders, and dynamic facilitators of learning.

Our graduates can be found in Western New York middle schools and high schools, as well as a multitude of states and nations around the globe. Our graduates also apply their education in for-profit and non-profit organizations whether as employment trainers or public education outreach specialists.

Our program looks for individuals with:

  1. A 3.0/4.0 GPA
  2. Experience working with youth
  3. Experience and desire to work with diverse populations
  4. Strong writing and research skills

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