Roberts Wesleyan College and Rochester Institute of Technology have partnered to offer RIT students a clear pathway to become a teacher.

This means that, as an RIT student, you can:

  • Complete your Masters of Education in 16 months with discounted tuition.
  • Sample education classes offered at Roberts in the spring & fall.
  • Streamline your admissions experience between RIT and Roberts.
  • Take advantage of coordinated academic advising between RIT and Roberts.
  • Benefit from individual support throughout the teacher certification process.
  • Complete the form to receive more information about becoming a teacher.

Benefits of Teaching in New York State:

  • TEACH Grant (Up to $4,000 per year)
  • Teacher Loan Forgiveness (Federal Student Aid)
  • New York State retirement system
  • Competitive benefits

Programs leading to dual certification start January & August (annually):




Have Questions about our Teacher Education Programs? Contact...

Kristen Nielsen
Recruitment Manager | Teacher Education
585.594.6562 |
Roberts Wesleyan College
2301 Westside Dr. Rochester, NY 14624

Schedule a Meeting with Kristen