Programs

Teacher Education

Whether you’re a career changer without any prior teacher experience or a teacher seeking professional or extended certifications, NYIT’s Childhood Education programs will prepare you to inspire students and create exciting learning environments. Online and onsite courses are available.

Options include:

  • 39-credit program for those with a bachelor’s degree who are seeking initial/professional certification in elementary education (grades 1–6) or early childhood education (birth–grade 2).
  • 30-credit program for those with a bachelor’s degree who are seeking initial/professional certification in adolescent education (grades 7–12).
  • 12-credit Certificates in Childhood Education Extension that allow you to extend your certification in elementary or childhood education in middle school-level in English, Mathematics, or Science in two, part-time semesters.