Science and Technology Advanced Certificate
This advanced certificate program is designed to provide elementary teachers with in-depth pedagogical and content understanding for teaching Earth & Space, Physical and Life Sciences in the elementary schools. In addition, the program provides hands-on instruction for teaching children with a variety of educational technologies specifically related to science and mathematics learning and digital tools for the classroom.
Students complete a one-year sequence beginning in the Fall semester. Courses are offered in the afternoon and evening.
This program does not lead to NYS teacher certification.
Eligibility and Admission Requirements
- Bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA of 3.0
- Transcripts from all colleges/universities previously attended
- Statement of Purpose
- Include relevant experiences as a teacher or teacher assistant in elementary or middle school
- Two letters of recommendation
Applications are accepted each Fall semester.
To start your application, visit the Hunter College Online Application.
Fall Start: March 15
If you seek a Master’s degree, and hold Childhood Education Grades 1-6 certification, consider applying to our Master’s degree programs in Childhood STEM Education