What will I learn?

We’ve developed this program in response to popular demand from students and parents who have called for a pathway to fulfilling jobs in education and science, and to school districts who report an increasing number of full-time job openings in STEM disciplines. Graduation from the Five-Year Master Plan empowers students with options to choose the career they find most fulfilling, whether that means becoming a science teacher, working as a chemist, or pursuing a PhD.

Which department am I in?

School of Education

Study options

Full Time (5 years)

Tuition fees
US$16,980.00 per year
USD $16,980 for bachelor degree; USD $23,100 for master degree (This fees is for fall 2019/spring 2020 and it may subject to change for the coming year)

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

24 August 2020, 19 January 2021


School of Education

SUNY New Paltz,

1 Hawk Drive,


New York,

12561, United States

Entry requirements

For international students

Student must have official secondary / high school degree. English Proficiency: TOEFL - iBT score of 80 or better; IELTS - score of 6.5 or better (no sub-scores lower than 6.0. Application Deadlines: December 1 for Spring semester (January start); June 15 for Fall semester (August start).

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About this uni

The State University of New York at New Paltz is an affordable yet high-quality university offering a diverse range of programs.

  • Affordable, high-quality university
  • Small class sizes with 15:1 student-to-faculty ratio
  • Builds future professionals with lasting skills
  • Academic English pathway program available