Adolescent Latin Advanced Certificate
This post-master’s advanced certificate program will prepare you to teach Latin to middle school and high school students of diverse backgrounds, abilities and interests in grades 7-12.
Coursework & Fieldwork: Courses are offered in the afternoon and evening. Some courses may be available in an online or hybrid format. Select courses have required hours of classroom experience (fieldwork) in a New York City public school. Students also participate in supervised teaching (student teaching and/or practicum) as the culmination of their course of study. Student teaching and/or practicum requires five full days per week for at least one semester.
Certification: Adolescent Latin Education Grades 7-12
Eligibility & Admission Requirements
This program is designed for applicants who possess a master’s degree in Latin.
- Minimum of 30 credits in Latin at the undergraduate and/or graduate level, and a master’s degree in Classics, Latin, or Ancient Greek with a GPA of at least 3.3 from an accredited institution
- A general education core in the liberal arts and sciences to include: artistic expression, communication, information retrieval, concepts in history and social sciences, humanities, a world language other than English, scientific and mathematical processes, and written analysis and expression
- Two letters of recommendation
- A statement of purpose
- An official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score report (Waived for Spring 2023 and Fall 2023 applicants)
Applications are accepted each Fall and Spring semester.
To start your application, click here.
When applying to this program under Program of Study, select School of Education – Adolescent Education and Post Master’s Cert. in Adolescent Education Latin (Grades 7-12).
Fall Start: March 15 (Priority Deadline), April 15 (Extended Deadline)
Spring Start: October 15
Visit How to Apply for information about deadline extensions.
If you do not have a master’s degree in Latin, consider applying for our master’s degree program in Adolescent Latin.