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School of Education and Human Services
2001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14208
M.S. in Differentiated Instruction, Gifted Education
Our Master's in Differentiated Instruction is designed for NYS Certified Teachers and meets the master’s degree requirements for Professional Teacher Certification in New York State. It also meets requirements for a certification extension in Gifted Education.
The Differentiated Instruction program prepares you to specialize in meeting the needs of learners in mixed ability classrooms. You will learn to challenge all students, including gifted students, English language learners, and students who struggle in school.
This on campus program can be completed in one year and you will participate in the college’s week-long summer practicum applying your teaching skills in a summer camp for children in kindergarten through eighth grade.
Program Highlights • Start when it works best for you – fall, spring, or summer. • Design and participate in Canisius for Kids, an interdisciplinary camp for grades 2-8 that promotes creative thinking • Add New York certification in Gifted and Talented Education to your résumé. • Complete the program in three to four semesters.
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 30
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $819 USD
Classification: Master's College or University I
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999