The Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education is offered to professionals who aspire to develop expertise in the areas of child development, early language and literacy development and theory, and application of developmentally-appropriate practices. A primary outcome of the program is to advocate for the quality early education of children from diverse backgrounds.
The University of Texas-Pan American is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters', and doctorate degrees.
International Student Requirements:
Test of English as Foreign language (TOEFL) - A minimum score of 500 (173 for computer based test) is required for all international students from countries whose native language is not English. Test scores must be sent directly to the University of Texas-Pan American from the Testing Agency. Copies of TOEFL scores sent by the applicant are not acceptable.
Additional University Admission Requirements, required supporting materials and application procedure are indicated in the Application form.