BA-MA in Teaching (Steinhardt)

Bachelor's-MA in Teacher Education (Grades 7 - 12)
with NYU Steinhardt's Department of Teaching and Learning
The College of Arts and Science (CAS) and the Steinhardt Department of Teaching and Learning offer dual degree programs that enable CAS undergraduates in selected majors to complete their Bachelor's degree and, in just one additional year of study, a Master of Arts in Teacher Education.


These programs combine the benefits of a broad liberal arts education at the undergraduate level with a professional education at the graduate level. All programs qualify graduates for initial certification as a teacher in grades 7 through 12 in most states around the country.

At this time, CAS and Steinhardt offer the following dual degree teacher education programs:

  • BA English/MA Teaching English, grades 7-12

  • BA History/MA Teaching Social Studies, grades 7-12

  • BA Mathematics/MA Teaching Mathematics, grades 7-12

*2016-2017 Academic Year Priority Application Deadlines*

Please submit your pre-application by the following deadlines, to be considered for inclusion in the BA/MA track:

Fall 2016 application: October 26th

Spring 2017 application: March 15th

See the Eligibility and Admissions pages of this site for more information about the application process