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Program Timeline

The 36-credit program involves three concurrent components: courses, residencies, and mentoring. In addition to a full academic year of residency in high-needs public schools, the program includes two additional AMNH-based clinical summer residencies.


Summer One (June – August)
Coursework at the Museum and online, in conjunction with the Museum Teaching Residency (Monday – Friday).

Academic Year (September – June)
School Residency in New York State public schools (Monday – Thursday) along with coursework at the Museum (every Friday and one weekend, Saturday – Sunday, per month).

Summer Two (July – August)
Museum Science Practicum Residency (Monday – Thursday).

American Museum of Natural History

Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024-5192
Phone: 212-769-5100

Open daily from 10 am-5:45 pm
except on Thanksgiving and Christmas
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