MAT Combined Program
Certification Areas and Content Requirements

Empire State University offers certification in the content areas listed below. To meet New York state certification requirements, teacher candidates must possess 30 credits in their content area.  (Undergraduate courses with a grade below C and graduate courses with a grade below B are not acceptable toward a content review.)

Adolescent Education (Grades 7-12) Content Requirements

Degree Planning templates for review purposes are linked to each certification area.

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