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Red Hawks Rising Dual Enrollment Program

(in Partnership with Newark Public Schools)

Have you always dreamed of becoming a teacher? Or maybe you’ve thought about teaching, but aren’t sure if it’s right for you?

Through a unique partnership between Newark Public Schools and Montclair State University’s College of Education and Human Services, students enrolled in East Side High School can take college-level courses, at no cost, that will apply towards a degree at Montclair State University!

Become a Rising Red Hawk at East Side High School and we will:

  • Introduce you to a career in teaching
  • Build your academic skills
  • Develop your problem-solving capabilities
  • Make sure you have strong relationships with your Montclair State teachers
  • Help you earn Montclair State University college credits while at East Side H.S. at no cost to you
  • Guarantee an offer of admission to Montclair State University’s Teacher Education Program, after graduation and upon meeting all course and admission requirements

For more information, please contact teacherdiversity@montclair.edu.