Intensive Teacher Institute – Bilingual Special Education (ITI-BSE) – Bilingual Extension Program

 

Welcome to the Intensive Teacher Institute – Bilingual Special Education (ITI-BSE) – Bilingual Extension Program home page. Use this page as a guide to the program from acceptance to graduation. This program is for current New York City Department of Education (NYC DOE) Special Education Teachers.

The Intensive Teacher Institute – Bilingual Special Education (ITI-BSE) is offered in partnership with with New York City Department of Education and offers currently certified NYC DOE special education teachers the opportunity to gain a bilingual extension for your current New York State certification. You will teach bilingual classes at your school while completing coursework at Hunter College. Tuition costs are fully subsidized by the New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE). Upon successful completion of the three-semester program, you are eligible for a New York State bilingual extension certification. Currently, Hunter College offers this program in Spanish, Chinese and French.