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Early Childhood Education

University of Michigan - Dearborn

M.A. Blended
12 months
Duration
1437 USD/credit
1437 USD/credit
810 USD/credit
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About

The Early Childhood Education program of University of Michigan - Dearborn prepares students to teach the future of our region, state and country.

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Overview

The Early Childhood Education program of University of Michigan - Dearborn includes three program options for teachers, administrators, other service providers and educators who wish to learn how to serve young children and their families. 

One of these options are for those who are already certified teachers. 

The second option is for those who are either certified teachers or have relevant preschool teaching experience. 

The third option is for certified teachers or non-certified professionals who are interested in early childhood leadership and administration. Courses are offered with the working professional in mind. Most courses required for the master's degree are offered during evening and summer hours and include several online courses.

What will I learn?

Graduates of the Master of Arts in Early Childhood Education program will gain:

  • Knowledge of established research and best practices in early childhood/early childhood special education
  • Knowledge of evidence-based strategies to enable them to be effective leaders within their respective disciplines at the classroom, school, and/or district level
  • Skills to enable them to continue to develop their knowledge of research and best practices that lead to effective instructional strategies for all student achievement

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Child Development
  • Transdisc Appr: Assess/Collab 
  • Lead Advoc Admin Early Child
  • Constructivist Education
  • EC:Fam/Sch/Com Collab Mult Soc
  • Develop Assess of Young Child
  • Grad Sem in Early Childhood Ed

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students must submit the following items with their application.
  • The GRE is not required for admission to this program.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended
  • 3.0 GPA or higher on submitted transcripts
  • Three professional letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Valid state of Michigan teaching certificate if seeking the Early Childhood endorsement

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1437 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1437 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1437 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1437 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    810 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 810 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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