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SUNY Buffalo State Graduate Credit

Graduate Credit for NESA Conferences

SUNY Buffalo State, offers the option of University level graduate credit for NESA conferences. The credits for professional development are regular graduate semester credits.

Deadlines for official acceptance, enrollment in conference course and course work completion for each semester are May 1 for Spring Semester, Aug. 1 for Summer Semester, and Dec. 1 for Fall Semester.

How many credits can I apply for?

Educators can obtain one graduate level conference credit (EDU 596) through Buffalo State when attending a NESA conference. One credit includes 15 contact hours (and approximately 30 assignment hours).

How to Apply for Credit

For each NESA conference there is a specific registration form. Forms can be obtained through the International Graduate Programs for Educators office. Students must apply and be accepted as a non-matriculating (non degree-seeking) or as a degree-seeking, Master of Science in Multidisciplinary Studies student prior to registering for conference credit.

Your professor for this course will be Dr. Susan Keller-Mathers, an Associate Professor at Buffalo State and Interim Director for the International Graduate Programs for Educators. To ensure your success in completing your assignments, you are encouraged to reach out with your questions to Dr. Keller-Mathers prior to submitting your final work.

Email Dr. Keller-Mathers at: with your questions and/or to set up a meeting with her.

For more information see here.

For the registratio form click here

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