Fordham University

Graduate School of Education

Childhood Education (Grades 1-6) MST


441 East Fordham Road

Bronx, NY 10458

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Childhood Education (Grades 1-6) MST

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Childhood Education program is distinguished by exceptionally strong field experiences and a carefully coordinated sequence of courses progressing from foundations and teaching methods to the development of a professional portfolio.  Candidates develop teaching skills and apply knowledge learned in courses during their field experiences.  They are supported by expert faculty, master teachers and field advisers/mentors.  The 36-credit program leads to a Master of Science in Teaching degree (MST) and NYS Initial Teacher Certification in Childhood Education 1-6.

The program is approved by the Association of Childhood Education International (ACEI).  Fordham’s Graduate School of Education is a nationally accredited teacher education institution in New York City.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Federal Application for Free Financial Aid (FAFSA). FAFSA Code: 002722

Locale: Large City

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