Chinese Education: Adolescence EdM

Graduate School of Education

Program Description

In the teacher education program, there are three tracks for those who are seeking teacher certification to begin teaching in public schools in New York State. The initial-only track leads to certification to teach in grades seven through 12; however, both the initial-professional and the professional tracks lead to recommendation for grades one through 12, adding the elementary school level certification.

Program Contact

Renad Aref
366 Baldy Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260
Phone: 716-645-2110
Fax: 716-645-7937

Instruction Method

  • In Person (100 percent of courses offered in person)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

Credits Required

  • 30-60 Hours


  • 1 Year

Application Fee

  • $50

Admission Tests**

  • GRE

Special Requirements

GRE required for initial and initial/professional programs only.

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.

** At least one of the admissions tests are required for admission. Test and score requirements/exceptions vary by program. Contact the department for details.