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THE SKILLS TO IMPACT YOUNG LIVES

Adolescent Education, MST

THE SKILLS TO IMPACT YOUNG LIVES

An MST in Adolescent Education from Pace University gives you the specific skills and credentials necessary to help teens in grades 7-12 become college-ready and successful—in as little as 18 months.

If you are a career-changer or a college graduate who wants to teach, but does not have an undergraduate degree in education, this program will build on your knowledge and skills so that you can be successful in this demanding but rewarding field. You will learn how to tackle many types of classroom situations and develop creative strategies to help every child thrive in school. The program prepares candidates to teach grades 7–12 in a selected specialty subject, including biology, business education, chemistry, earth science, English, foreign languages, mathematics, physics, social studies, and visual arts. Our graduates’ pass rate on the New York State certification exams is 98%.

Pace’s close partnerships with area schools means that we are often one of their first contacts when they have job openings—giving you an edge in today’s job market.