Alvernia University

School of Graduate Studies

Early Childhood (Grades Pre K-4) Teaching Certification

Address:

400 Saint Bernardine Street

Reading, PA 19607

United States

Phone:

610-796-8269

Program Information

Degree Offered:

At Alvernia students may pursue an Early Childhood (Grades Pre K-4) Teaching Certification independently or in combination with the program in Urban Leadership leading to a Master of Education degree. This program allows students to pursue their Master of Education while getting their Early Childhood (Grades Pre K-4) Teaching Certification at the same time.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Early Childhood (Grades Pre K-4) Teaching Certification program is dedicated to providing instruction in educational theory balanced with current classroom practices. The program focuses on a value-centered approach toward the preparation of caring, uniquely-qualified candidates to address the needs of diverse populations in today's schools. The Early Childhood (Grades Pre K-4) Teaching Certification curriculum prepares students to teach grades kindergarten through fourth.

Accreditation:

The Early Childhood (Grades Pre K-4) Teaching Certification program is approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 42 credits (15 class

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $600 USD

Classification: Baccalaureate College—General

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999