12 months
19708 USD/year
19708 USD/year
11372 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Early Childhood Education program at Eastern Michigan University in early childhood education is designed for those who hold teacher certification and have or are seeking careers as classroom teachers , child care program directors or other positions related to the care and education of children ages birth through eight years.


Key facts:

  • Each student’s Early Childhood Education program at Eastern Michigan University is worked out in consultation with an advisor according to the background and needs of the individual student. 
  • The program requires a minimum of 32 hours of graduate credit. The actual credits required for the degree may be more than 32, depending on the amount of previous course work the student has successfully completed. Students can plan programs with their advisors that will enable them to meet the State of Michigan’s requirements for the early childhood endorsement for the elementary teaching certificate. This program is in compliance with the standards set forth by the National Association for the Education of Young Children.
  • Eastern Michigan University’s advanced professional education programs promote inquiry, advocacy and leadership in education for a diverse and democratic society.The early childhood education program addresses extended knowledge of developing and implementing age-appropriate, individually appropriate, and socially and culturally appropriate curriculum and teaching practices from birth through age eight.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Principles of Educational Research
  • Methods in Quantitative Research
  • Qualitative/Interpretive Research
  • Philosophy, Ethics and Teaching
  • Sociology of Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • International Transcripts
  • English Proficiency
  • Financial Statement of Responsibility
  • Documentation
  • Passports and VISAs
  • Order I-20 Shipment

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19708 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19708 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    19708 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19708 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11372 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11372 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Ypsilanti

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Early Childhood Education
Eastern Michigan University


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!