Skip to main contentSkip to footer content

Adolescent Education - Mathematics, A .S.

You + DCC = A Career in Education

Be the reason a teen loves math. In tandem with SUNY New Paltz, DCC has made your path to becoming a certified adolescent childhood educator easier than 1+1.




degrees: Apply your AS to your BS from SUNY New Paltz


years to full teaching certification

What You'll Study in the Adolescent Education 7-12 Mathematics Concentration

You're great at math. At DCC, you'll become a great math teacher. You'll enhance your own skills with a robust mathematics curriculum, including linear algebra and three levels of calculus — while also building your foundation in the principles and practices of teaching adolescents.

Our program is jointly registered with SUNY New Paltz, making your path from an A.S. to a B.S. and finally to full New York State teaching certification easier than solving a simple equation.


Sample Courses

PSY 204: Adolescent Psychology
A study of the developmental tasks facing adolescents in contemporary American society

MAT 214: Discrete Mathematics Using Proofs
Introduce yourself to mathematical reasoning and proof techniques via discrete mathematics

LAT 201: Educational Settings: Adolescent Learning Environments
Observing, recording and reporting learners' behaviors for those planning to teach grades 7-12


Where Do Education Grads Go?

Contact Us

Office of Admissions

101 Orcutt Student Services Center
Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Phone: (845) 431-8010

53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601