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Early Childhood - Initial, M.Ed.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
, MA,
At the graduate level, master’s degrees have been especially designed for new and experienced teachers. Licensure at the initial level is a prerequisite for entry into many programs in the graduate program group. 


For teachers with professional licensure, the Master of Education concentration programs offer an opportunity to enhance established skills and interests and to experiment with areas of study related to the professional license.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Education
  • Students with Special Needs
  • Child Psychology
  • Computers in Education
  • Health or Physical Education
  • Early Literacy and Reading
  • Early Childhood Curriculum
  • Evaluation Techniques in Education
  • Sheltered English Immersion
  • Classroom Management
  • Principles of Teaching and Learning
  • Multicultural Education
  • Early Intervention: Birth to Age Five
  • Research in Education
  • Storytelling, Literature, and Writing for the Young Child
  • Methods of Science Education Pre K-6
  • Methods of Teaching Mathematics PreK-6

                                Detailed Programme Facts

                                • Programme intensity Full-time
                                  • Full-time duration 24 months
                                • Languages
                                  • English
                                • Delivery mode
                                  On Campus

                                English Language Requirements

                                • Minimum required score:


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                                General Requirements

                                • A bachelor's degree with either a major or concentration in a business related discipline from an accredited institution.
                                • An undergraduate cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
                                • Three letters of recommendation, including a minimum of one academic reference.
                                • A written statement of purpose and intent to complete the program.

                                Tuition Fee

                                • International

                                  14895 USD/year
                                  Tuition Fee
                                  Based on the original amount of 14895 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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                                •  $1,050 per credit for resident


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