Admissions Criteria for Students who plan to transfer from other colleges, including other CUNY schools  

  • A minimum of a cumulative college grade point average of 3.0
  • A minimum of a 3.0 grade point average in college mathematics and science courses
  • A high school record that is comparable to that required for admission to the Teacher Education Honors Academy at CSI by entering freshmen
  • A strong desire to teach in a high need middle or high school in New York City

Admissions Process for Students who plan to transfer from other colleges, including other CUNY schools

  • Completion of a Teacher Education Honors Academy supplementary application for transfer students that includes two essay questions
  • Two recommendation letters, including at least one from a college mathematics or science teacher
  • An official transcript of your college record
  • A high school transcript
  • Final acceptance is contingent upon submission of an official college transcript that includes your last semester grades