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Childhood Education

Manhattanville College

12 months
975 USD/credit 38025 USD/year
975 USD/credit 38025 USD/year
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The Childhood Education program at Manhattanville College prepares bachelor's and master’s degree candidates for initial teacher certification in grades 1-6; reflecting New York State Teacher Certification requirements, and Association of Childhood Education International (ACEI) standards. 


Teacher candidates enrolled in this Childhood Education program at Manhattanville College develop content and pedagogical knowledge in curriculum planning, management techniques, assessment, instructional strategies, needs of diverse learners, and using research to inform practice. In our clinically-based program, candidates complete 100 hours of fieldwork in a variety of settings prior to student teaching. Each experience working in the field is designed to support course work and help candidates develop skills in focused learning environments. 

More about this program

Candidates learn in classrooms with college professors, practicing teachers, and elementary students in our network of professional development schools located in the surrounding districts. Courses are offered during both the day and evening to accommodate all schedules. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Education
  •  Multicultural Classroom
  • Special Education
  • Methods for Teaching Literacy and Language Arts

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


39 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application
  • Master's level programs require 2 letters of recommendation
  • Official records of all undergraduate and graduate work required. Transcripts should be forwarded directly from the institution to the School of Education Graduate Admissions Office. 
  • Resume
  • Write a 2-3 page personal statement that describes your reasons for choosing teaching or educational leadership as a profession and your philosophy of education.
  • Fee: $75 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38025 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 975 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    38025 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 975 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Harrison

2275 - 4960 USD /month
Living costs

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


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