Advanced Certificate in Social Studies Education
SUNY College at Brockport

Program Details

The online Advanced Certificate in Social Studies Education program is designed for individuals planning to become certified teachers for the first time in grades 5-12 or in special education for grades 7-12.  This program is designed primarily for those with master’s degrees who want to now begin teaching.  The three options for certification are:

  • Social Studies grades 7-12
  • Social Studies grades 5 and 6
  • Students with Disabilities Generalist (special education) grades 7-12

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

SUNY College at Brockport is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent