Concordia University - Nebraska

Early Childhood Education Birth-Third Grade Inclusive Initial Endorsement

Address:

800 N. Columbia Avenue

Seward, NE 68434

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Early Childhood Education Birth-Third Grade Inclusive Initial Endorsement

Format: Online

Program Description:

Concordia University, Nebraska offers an online Birth through Third Grade Inclusive Initial Endorsement in Early Childhood Education, which is one of the only programs of its kind. In this certificate program, you will learn about developmental reading for teachers of younger children (ages three through grade 3), emphasizing the characteristics of young children, oral language development, developing reading interests, the integration of all language arts in the beginning reading program and current issues in teaching young children to read.

Specialized coursework in the Early Childhood Education Birth-Third Grade Inclusive Initial Endorsement program includes study of early childhood programs, advanced child development, contemporary thought in education, psychological foundations, behavior management in inclusive settings, assessment of diverse learners, children’s literature and more. You will analyze the ways in which infants and toddlers, young children and students with learning disabilities develop as you practice inclusive literacy teaching skills. A clinical experience in student teaching gives you the hands-on skills you need to advance in your education and career. This online master’s program offers an initial teaching certificate, so it’s ideal for those who do not already hold one.

Concordia University, Nebraska’s Early Childhood Education Birth-Third Grade Inclusive Initial Endorsement program is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University II

Loans Offered: Download and complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.ed.gov. The federal school code for Concordia University, Nebraska is 002541.

Locale: Distant Town

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