Mar 06, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog, Volume 79 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog, Volume 79

Computer Science, B.S. with a Certification in Computer Science Education


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CIP Code: 110101

HEGIS Code: 0701.01

Siena computer science majors seeking initial teaching certification (all grades) must be approved by both the Computer Science Department  and the Education Department . It is the responsibility of the student to understand and fulfill the various requirements of Siena College, the Major Department, Education Department, and the state to which they plan to apply for teacher certification. Computer science majors seeking initial teaching certification will need to maintain at least a 2.75 in Computer Science, as well as an Education and overall GPA of a 3.0. In addition, only courses with a grade of C or above are acceptable toward meeting content core and pedagogical core requirements for teacher certification in the State of New York. See http://www.highered.nysed.gov/tcert/ag.html for details.

Requirements for the Major, B.S. in Computer Science with a Certification in Computer Science Education (36 credits):


Auxiliary (18 credits):


Education Certificate


In additon to these requirements, students must complete the Education Certification . Please see the Education Department  for specific requirements.

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