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.
5 years after graduating with a Bachelor's degree
|Career||10-year growth potential||Regional Demand|
|Speech Language Pathologist||31%||High|
|Educational / Guidance and Vocational Counselor||21%||Average|
|Teaching (Grades 7-12)||8%||Average|
Real Data from Central New York
- Data reflect previous twelve-month period in the Syracuse Metropolitan Area and surrounding five-county Central New York region.
- Salary gathered from SUNY Graduate Wages (data source: NYS Unemployment Insurance) unless otherwise indicated.
- Demand is determined by the number of job postings in the region over the past twelve months.
- Occupational growth potential gathered from Burning Glass.
Top Transfer Partners
- SUNY Oswego
- SUNY Cortland
- Le Moyne College