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Early Childhood and Childhood Education

State University of New York at New Paltz

12 months
Duration
23100 USD/year
23100 USD/year
11310 USD/year
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About

The Early Childhood and Childhood Education at State University of New York at New Paltz offers students holding a baccalaureate degree an opportunity to earn an early childhood and childhood teaching certificate and a master’s degree in teaching. The typical candidate for the Master of Science in Teaching (MST) will hold a baccalaureate degree in one of the liberal arts or sciences.

Overview

The Early Childhood and Childhood Education program at State University of New York at New Paltz can be completed in 2 years (2 fall semesters, 2 spring, 1 winter, and 1 summer), which includes one semester of full-time student teaching. 

Learning outcomes

Upon graduation, students will receive the Master of Science in Teaching degree and will have completed all academic requirements for initial teaching certification in New York State. Professional certification requires three years, or 540 full-time days, of successful teaching experience at the B-6 grade level. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Advanced Child Development
  • Content Area Literacy, 1-6
  • The Microcomputer as an Educational Tool
  • Hudson River Studies
  • Integrating Reading, Language Arts and Social Studies in Grades 1-6
  • Connecting Mathematics, Science, and Technology in Elementary School
  • Foundations of Bilingual/Bicultural Education
  • Methods and Materials in Bilingual Education
  • Teaching Reading and Language Arts in a Bilingual Setting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates for admission to program need to:
  • Hold a baccalaureate degree in an approved liberal arts or science area from a regionally accredited institution;1
  • Have earned an undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or higher;
  • Have completed:
  • six college credits of history including American History
  • six college credits or the equivalent in a foreign language
  • six credits of mathematics at the College Algebra level with a grade of “B” or better
  • six credits of English Composition with a grade of “B” or better

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5655 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for New Paltz

1138 - 2480 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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