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Alternate Route - CE Holder Teacher Certification Programs


Our Alternate-Route Certificate of Eligibility (CE) Holder teacher certification programs are designed to equip new teachers and those interested in teaching to meet the complex opportunities, challenges, and needs of diverse students and urban communities.  The Department of Urban Education at Rutgers University-Newark offers two alternate-route teacher certification programs for Certificate of Eligibility (CE) Holders.

Alternate Route Programs

  • English as a Second Language (ESL) / Bilingual Bicultural Education Program (7 courses)

* Must have a CE in one or both of the following areas: English as a Second Language (ESL), Bilingual/Bicultural Education 

  • Urban Secondary Education Program (8 courses)

* Must have a CE in one of the following areas: English, Social Studies, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Physics, Physical Science, World Languages

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