Liberal Arts & Sciences: Adolescence Education A.A.

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Make the difference in a teen's life

The A.A. in Adolescence Education (Teacher Education Transfer) degree program gives students the opportunity to focus on an individual subject and start working toward a full teaching certification. 

What You'll Learn

This liberal arts degree program includes SUNY General Education requirements and sets the groundwork for a transfer to a SUNY 4-year teacher certification program. In it, you’ll learn about the foundations of education and adolescent psychology. 

Where You'll Go

Most graduates continue on to a four-year degree program, with the initial NYS certification in Adolescence Education, Grades 7-12.  The Adolescence Education A.A. also allows graduates to begin working as teaching assistants in a public or private schools.