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Early Childhood Education

New York Institute of Technology

M.Sc.
12 months
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23130 USD/year
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About

Teach young learners as they embark on a journey of lifelong learning. Our master’s degree program is grounded in an understanding of early childhood development and will help you create effective teaching practices that fully integrate instructional technology. 

Overview

Degree options include:

  • initial certification (45 credits) if you have a bachelor’s degree with the appropriate coursework and passing score on the Academic Literacy Skills Test of the New York State Teacher Certification Examination

  • professional certification (36 credits) if you have a bachelor’s degree and hold initial certification in another area of teaching

  • internship certification after completing the first 18 credits—this permits you to begin teaching while completing your their degree

  • bilingual extension option if you are already certified to teach in New York State and wish to teach English Language Learners (upon successful completion of the Bilingual Education Assessment and course requirements for this extension, you’ll receive certification in this field)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations I: Philosophy and Technology of Education
  • Curriculum Design and Development
  • Foundations II: Diversity, Learning, and Technology in Education
  • Institute in Education: Art Integration to Deepen Interdisciplinary Learning (Transforming STEM to STEAM)
  • Theory and Practice of Literacy Instruction
  • Diagnosis and Remediation of Literacy Disorders
  • English Language Arts and Technology
  • Social Studies and Technology
  • Math, Science, and Technology I
  • Math, Science, and Technology II

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • B.S. degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university with a major or its equivalent
  • Completed required general education core required for early childhood education certification by successfully taking college level courses in the following courses. Otherwise qualified candidates may be admitted to the program and make up deficits in general education in up to two areas.
    • English (six credits)
    • Social studies (six credits)
    • Science (six credits)
    • Math (six credits)
    • A language other than English (six credits)
    • Form of creative expression (three credits)
  • Minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23130 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23130 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    23130 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23130 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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