College of Arts and Sciences
Master of Science in Childhood Education
Our master’s programs in childhood education set the stage for success in the classroom--your own success and that of your student. Our comprehensive coursework, infused with the latest technologies and combined with practical experience in school settings, will set you apart. Complete your degree online, on campus, or with a blend of both.
Nationally recognized by the Association for Childhood Education International, we offer two options:
Both programs will prepare you to integrate instructional technology in the classroom, plan and select strategies and materials that foster multicultural understanding, and engage children in successful constructivist learning practices. Program content and experiences are aligned with state certification requirements; successful completion of all parts of the program leads to endorsements for certification.
In addition to our degree programs, we offer a 12-credit Certificate in Childhood Education Extension that allows you to extend your certification in elementary or childhood education to the middle school level(grades 7-9) in English, Mathematics, or Science in two part-time semesters
Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 30 for professional certification, 39 for initial certification
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $465 USD
Classification: Master's College or University I
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999