Adolescent Special Education – Generalist (MSEd)
Welcome to the Adolescent Special Education – Generalist (MSEd) program home page. Use this page as a guide to the Adolescent Special Education – Generalist (MSEd) program from acceptance to graduation.
The master’s program is designed to prepare individuals to become special education generalist teachers at the adolescent level.
This program leads to New York State certification in Students with Disabilities Grades 7-12, Generalist, rather than certification in a specific subject area.
Course Sequence and Program Tracker
Consult the course sequence guides for a suggested order of education courses for students entering Fall 2017 and later. Students must meet with their program advisors to determine their particular course of study before registering for classes.
Course Descriptions, Progress Standards and Exit Requirements
Review the course descriptions, progress standards, and exit requirements in the Course Catalog based on start date.
Course Catalog Summer 2022 onward
Course Catalog prior to Summer 2022
Newly Accepted Students: Getting Started
Welcome to the School of Education! Visit the Newly Accepted Students page for a checklist to get you started at Hunter College.
New Student Support
If at any point you need support, please reach out to our New Student Liaison, Kristen Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org or make an appointment.
Newly Accepted Students: Orientations
Welcome to the School of Education! Students will attend two orientations to cover all the information needed to start your program:
- General New Student Orientation
- Program Advising Session
General New Student Orientation
The School of Education hosts monthly virtual new graduate student orientations titled “New Student Orientation – Teacher Education and Leadership”. These 60 minute online sessions will provide you with an overview of Hunter College and the School of Education. Additionally, you will find answers to many of your questions regarding registration, student life and certification. See the “Program Related Events” section below for details about upcoming sessions.
Program Advising Session
This program hosts program advising sessions that cover the course of study, progress standards and fieldwork requirements. See the “Program Related Events” section below for details about upcoming sessions.