Algebra for All & CUNY Micro-Credential Partnership

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In partnership with NYCDOE, CUNY is pleased to provide elementary and middle school teachers with an opportunity to earn a tuition-free 15 credit micro-credential in mathematics content and pedagogy. This micro-credential will provide graduate coursework focusing on instructional practice and content that is critical to student success in Algebra I and beyond.


Application Deadline: December 3, 2021
Classes begin in the Winter Session of 2022 (January 2022)

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Course Sequence:  (Applicants are asked to commit to the full course sequence)

MATHE 5000C   Data Analysis, Probability and Statistics
MATHE 1000E    History of Mathematics
MATHE 4700C   Modeling with Algebraic and Trigonometric Functions (ONLINE)        
MATHE 4600C   Introduction to Mathematical Thinking
MATHE 4900E    Fundamental Ideas of Calculus
EDSE   2800E    Contemporary Topics in Mathematics Education (HYBD)
SPED   5200K    Inclusive Practices in Adolescent STEM Classrooms

(All class times are 4:50pm or later, one day a week)

Note: Textbooks for courses are NOT covered. Participants will be responsible for purchasing books and materials for each course. Only Algebra for All teachers in good standing with completed applications will be considered for participation.

Application Instructions for the Algebra for All & CUNY Partnership

(It generally takes approximately 30mins to complete the application, but you can always save and continue as needed before the December 3rd  application deadline)

Non-Degree Application & Materials

(see steps below)
Use the link to the application

  • Enter the Program Information as follows:
    o   School of Interest select School of Education
    o   Program of Study select Mathematics Education (Grades 5-9)
    o   Certification Track select Advanced Certificate Program
    o   Intended Degree select Non-Degree
    o   Term select Spring 2022
    o   Save & Continue to the other parts of the application
  • Upload all transcripts on completion of the Educational History (if you are having trouble uploading your materials, please fax to (212) 650-6299 with the Subject Line: A4A Partnership
  • At the Select Payment Method, click the radio button for Check; we are aware that the application fee is covered by the Partnership but the application will not release without this note
  • Confirmation message: Submission Complete!

Additional information will be required after the application is processed and forwarded well before the first day of classes (FERPA Release Form, Immunization Form, Graduate Registration Form)
For additional information and questions, please contact the School of Education Office of Admissions & Student Services at .