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Special Application Requirements

Preference in scholarship awards will be for those applicants who meet the Summer/Fall Early deadline.

Applicants who wish to receive teaching certification must apply to the M.A. degree program in a science content area. Science education students seeking M.A., Ed.M., M.S., Ed.D., and/or Ph.D. degrees should have at least the equivalent of an undergraduate degree in the sciences.


The following is a guideline of requirements and important dates for various Science Education degrees and tracks.

     
Program Degree Cerification/
Specialization
Entry Term Major
Code
Spring Application Deadline Summer/
Fall Early Deadline
Summer/
Fall Final Deadline
Supplemental
 Application
Requirements
Science
Education
EdD None Fall Only SCSD Not
Applicable
Jan. 2 Jan. 2 None
PhD None Fall Only SCSD Not
Applicable
Dec. 15 Dec. 15 None
Science Ed
Biology
MA NY State Initial
Biology 7-12
Summer/
Fall
SCIB-INIT Not
Applicable
Jan. 15 Continual Review None
MA Peace Cops
Fellows Cohort:
NY State
Transitional B:
Biology 7-12
Summer
  Only
SCIB-TRAN Not
Applicable
Jan. 15 Continual Review Peace Corps
Fellow
Application
Science Ed
Chemistry
MA NY State Initial
Chemistry 7-12

Summer/
  Fall

SCIC-INIT Not
Applicable
Jan. 15 Continual Review None
MA Peace Cops
Fellows Cohort:
NY State
Transitional B:
Chemistry 7-12
Summer
  Only
SCIC-TRAN Not
Applicable
Jan. 15 Continual Review Peace Corps
Fellow
Application
Science Ed
Earth Science
MA NY State Initial
Earth Science
7-12
Summer/
  Fall
SCIE-INIT Not
Applicable
Jan. 15 Continual Review None
MA Peace Cops
Fellows Cohort:
NY State
Transitional B:
  Earth Science
7-12
Summer
  Only
SCIE-TRAN Not
Applicable
Jan. 15 Continual Review Peace Corps
Fellow
Application
Science Ed
Physics
MA NY State Initial
Physics 7-12
Summer/
  Fall
SCIP-INIT Not
Applicable
Jan. 15 Continual Review None
MA Peace Cops
Fellows Cohort:
NY State
Transitional B:
  Physics 7-12
Summer
  Only
SCIP-TRAN Not
Applicable
Jan. 15 Continual Review Peace Corps
Fellow
Application
Supervision
in
Science Ed
MA None Spring/
Summer/
  Fall
SCSS Continual Review Jan. 15 Continual Review None
Teacher Ed in
Science Ed
MS None Spring/
Summer/
  Fall
SCTE Continual Review Jan. 15 Continual Review None
EdM None Spring/
Summer/
  Fall
SCTE Continual Review Jan. 15 Continual Review None


All applicants should consult the Admissions Office How To Apply for additional application information.

Our admissions liaison is Deanna Gregory. If you have any inquiries, please contact her at:

Deanna Gregory
Senior Associate Director of Admission
Teachers College, Columbia University

Phone: 212-678-4018
Fax: 212-678-4171
Location: 301 Thorndike Hall, Box 302
Email: dg2117@columbia.edu

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