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Education - Graduate

The Department of Education collaborates with several arts and sciences departments at Le Moyne to prepare teachers who will address the needs of all children. Le Moyne teacher candidates address state learning standards through effective pedagogy and also attend to the social and political demands of public and private education in the world. The department administers New York state approved certification programs.

Undergraduate Programs
Le Moyne students interested in becoming a New York state certified teacher must select a major from the numerous Le Moyne disciplines complementary to the area of teacher certification. The major requirements are coordinated with the rigorous teacher preparation program. There are a number of state approved programs for initial certification offered.

Graduate

The graduate education programs at Le Moyne College are designed to serve a number of students seeking different levels of New York state approved certification in teaching and educational leadership. A master’s degree is also offered to those interested in fields of education not requiring state certification.

The Master of Science in Education I (M.S.Ed.)

The Master of Science in Education I (M.S.Ed.) is designed for students who are initially certified and seeking professional certification in the same field. This program will extend and increase the competence of the graduate teacher in education, provide effective preparation for the specialized teacher and establish a foundation for continued research and study in education throughout the career of a teacher.

  

M.S.Ed I - General Education

  

M.S. Ed. I - Special Education

  

M.S. Ed. I - Elementary Education (Grades Pre-K - 6)

  

M.S. Ed. I - Dual Childhood/Special Education (Grades 1 - 6)

  

M.S. Ed. I - Childhood Education (Grades 1 - 6)

Master of Science in Education II (M.S.Ed.)

The Master of Science in Education II (M.S.Ed.) is designed for students who are initially certified but are seeking professional certification in a different certification area. This degree program will fulfill one of the requirements for professional certification in the following areas: childhood education, adolescent education and special education.

  

M.S. Ed. II - Urban Studies

  

M.S. Ed. II - Childhood Education (Grades 1 - 6)

  

M.S. Ed. II - Literacy Education (Birth - Grade 6)

  

M.S. Ed. II - Special Education (Grades 1 - 6)

  

M.S. Ed. II - Literacy Education (Grades 5 - 12)

  

M.S. Ed. II - Special Education (Grades 7 - 12)

  

M.S. Ed. II - Adolescent Education (Grades 7 - 12)

  

M.S. Ed. II - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (K - 12)

Master of Science for Teachers (M.S.T)

The Master of Science for Teachers (M.S.T) is designed for students who have completed baccalaureate degrees, but who did not pursue teacher education as an undergraduate student. For theses graduate students, the M.S.T. will provide both a preservice teacher competency program and a graduate level program leading to in-service teacher proficiency.

  

M.S.T. - Inclusive Childhood Education (Grades 1 - 6)

  

M.S.T. - Adolescent Education (Grades 7 - 12)

  

M.S.T. - Dual Adolescent Education & Special Education (Grades 7 - 12)

Educational Leadership

The Educational Leadership programs focus on preparing quality school leaders. It is the goal of the Le Moyne program to prepare educational leaders who not only have the skills and competencies necessary for demanding professional positions, but have caring and compassions to ensure that all children receive an excellent education. Le Moyne College offers three certifications: School Building Leadership (SBL), School District Leadership (SDL) and School District Business Leadership (SDBL).

The Department of Education in the School of Graduate and Professional Studies is offering a new joint MBA/School District Business Leadership program with the Madden School of Business which leads to New York State certification. Students take a total of 33 credits for the MBA program and 30 credits for the CAS in School District Business Leadership. This program is offered onsite in Watertown, NY, with executive capstone seminars at Le Moyne College. A traditional MBA for those interested in a career change to business or professional development in their current business or management setting will also be offered. Information about the MBA requirements can be found at www.lemoyne.edu/mba.

  

Educational Leadership: School Building Leader

  

Educational Leadership: School District Leader

  

Educational Leadership: School District Business Leader

  

NEW! Joint MBA/School District Business Leadership

General Education Program (M.S. Ed.)

This individualized program will be based on assessment of the applicant's competencies and career goals. The program is 30 credits it has 3 classes that are required; technology course, research methods (EDG680) and master's project (EDG690). For the remaining 21 credits student have the option to choose courses that fit their individualized career goals. For examples students may choose courses from our Higher Education Leadership Certificate Program and/or Adult Education Certificate.

Higher Education Leadership Certificate Program

Adult Education Certificate Program