School of Education Graduate Programs

SUNY College at Old Westbury
Old Westbury, NY


Details at a Glance

  • School Type

    grad Public
  • Application Fee

    dollar-circle $50
  • Average In-State Tuition

    grad-in-state $471
  • Average Out-of-State Tuition

    grad-out-state $963

Degrees Offered

MAT Adolescence Education: Mathematics/Social Studies/English Language Arts/Biology/Chemistry/Spanish (7-12)
MS Adolescence Education: Social Studies/Spanish (7-12)
MS Childhood Special Education (1-6) Initial Cert
MS Students with Disabilities (1-6) Professional Cert
MS Literacy Education

Our Program

We offer initial and professional certification programs, and advanced certification programs for those with Master degrees in non-education fields.

The Old Westbury School of Education offers degrees that enable candidates to become teachers of Biology, Chemistry, English, Mathematics, Social Studies and Spanish. These programs are designed to serve the demands of both current teaching professionals and those who hope to enter the teaching field. 

Start Strong

To ensure students across the degree programs have a strong foundation, all students studying at Old Westbury take classes related to human growth and development, literacy and special needs instruction. The programs differ where M.A.T. students focus more attention on pedagogical philosophy and instructional methods where M.S. students delve more deeply on courses related to the specific content area.


  • Application Fee

    dollar-circle $50


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  • checkbox-alt Certified Academic Transcripts
  • checkbox-alt Personal Statement
  • checkbox-alt 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • checkbox-alt For Professional Cert Programs: Proof of Certification required

Additional Requirements

Minimum cumulative GPA 3.0.

Certain content areas have specific prerequisite requirements. Please contact for more information.

Application Deadline

Rolling admissions. Space is filled on a first-come, first-served basis; applications are accepted until such time as space is no longer available.

Tuition & Financial Aid

  • Average In-State Tuition

    grad-in-state $471
  • Average Out-of-State Tuition

    grad-out-state $963

Additional Information

  • checkbox-alt Tuition is priced at a per credit rate**

Location & Contact