SUNY Cortland offers 10 undergraduate certification programs that prepare candidates to teach in grades 7-12. Adolescence education programs are available in the following areas of study:
All adolescence education programs are housed in the School of Arts and Sciences, in the department of content area. For specific program requirements, consult the appropriate department pages. Additional requirements for New York state teacher certification are found under Requirements for New York State Initial Teaching Certificate and in the Degree Requirements section of this catalog.
Those who wish to enroll in a program leading to teacher certification must file an application with the Teacher Education Program. Contact the program coordinator/representative for details and specific degree requirements.
In addition to student teaching in New York state, adolescence education candidates may have the opportunity to student teach at the University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia.