Graduate Programs

The Geology Department offers a graduate curriculum in Adolescence Earth Science Education (AES), leading to receipt of the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) degree. This program is mainly aimed at students already having the Bachelor's Degree in a Science, but who wish to obtain New York State Certification in Earth Science Education, while obtaining the Master's Degree. Curriculum requirements for the program leading to the award of the Master of Science Degree in Education (MSED) is for students having certification in another area and wishing to obtain the required Master's Degree in Education.