Curriculum and Instruction

B.S. in Adolescence Education (Grades 7-12)

The Adolescence Education undergraduate program prepares you to teach students in grades 7 to 12.

After you complete all degree requirements, successfully pass New York State Licensure tests (EAS, CST and edTPA) and you have completed all required teacher certification workshops, you will be awarded Initial Teaching Certification by the New York State Department of Education (NYSED) in Adolescence (Grades 7-12). Please refer to the NYSED certification website ( for the most up to date changes in certification requirements.

The Bachelor of Science in Adolescence Education is a joint program between LIU Post’s College of Education, Information and Technology and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. The teacher-education programs in LIU Post's Department of Teaching and Learning are nationally accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

The Adolescence Education major requires a concentration in the Liberal Arts and Sciences. 
You can select from one of the following areas of study:
 B.S. in Adolescence Education - Biology (Grades 7-12)
 B.S. in Adolescence Education - Mathematics (Grades 7-12)
 B.S. in Adolescence Education - Social Studies (Grades 7-12)

For more information please review the LIU Post Undergraduate Bulletin or contact us at 516-299-2244.


College of Education, Information, and Technology