MA in Urban Education, Teaching and Learning in Urban Schools (36 credits)
The MA in Urban Education, Teaching and Learning in Urban Schools is designed as professional development for teachers who have at least one full year of experience teaching in a K-12 classroom. Candidates select a specialization as part of their professional development, taking three courses in their chosen area. Please click here for the current advising sheet for the program.
Candidates who take 1. EDLD 660, 2. EDLD 662, 3. EDLD 669 or ECE 666 (Supervision in early childhood education), and 4. EDU 692 (required for the MA) are eligible to apply to the state of NJ to obtain a supervisor's certificate when they finish the MA/Teaching and Learning. They must have a minimum of 3 years of successful teaching experience and a standard New Jersey teacher’s certificate or its equivalent in addition to the coursework in the MA.Students who have completed New Pathways to Teaching in New Jersey program (NPTNJ) can transfer 15 credits of course work to the MA/Teaching and Learning.
For further information about the program, please contact:
Prof. Lois Weiner, Coordinatorlweiner@njcu.edu 201-200-2432