Concordia University - Saint Paul

Concordia University Saint Paul

Early Childhood Education

Address:

1828 Concordia Ave

55104

Phone:

1-651-641-8230

Fax:

1-651-603-6320

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A. in Education - Early Childhood Education

Format: Online

Program Description:

Early Childhood Education is the term given to the teaching of children from birth to age eight. Professional practices of early childhood educators focus on teaching strategies based on child development and learning styles; creating developmentally, individually, and culturally appropriate practices; assessing children's development and learning; and developing positive relationships with children and families.

Learners in the M.A. program will design research and apply the results to a practical problem, understand and articulate developmentally appropriate practices, focus on advocacy and leadership within early childhood education.

Accreditation:

This program is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges & Schools

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 38

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $435

In State Tuition (per year): $16,530

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999