M.Sc. On Campus

Childhood Education, Grade 1-6

Mercy College New York

12 months
927 USD/credit 33372 USD/year
927 USD/credit 33372 USD/year
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The 36-credit Master of Science in Childhood Education, Grades 1-6 at Mercy College New York, leads to either initial or professional certification. 


Placement in the initial or Childhood Education, Grade 1-6 program at Mercy College New York is determined by a candidate's undergraduate preparation and teaching experience. The Advanced Teacher program is open to teacher education candidates who are currently working as teachers of record in private, parochial or charter schools and are seeking both a graduate degree and initial certification or those who were certified at the undergraduate level. 

Careers Opportunities

  • Graduates of the Childhood Education, Grades 1-6 program may obtain teaching positions in Grades 1 through 6.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Educational Foundations from Diverse Perspectives
  • Fndtns Educ Sdnts w/Dsblts
  • Tchng English as 2nd Lang
  • Ed Evl/Assmt ECldhd-Adol&Dsabl
  • Aprchs Lit: EChldhd-Adolescenc
  • Wrk w/Prnts/Famls Erl Chld-Chl
  • Lang Arts Cldhd/ ECldhd Educ
  • Soc Studies Cldhd/ECldhd Edu
  • Math Cldhd/ECldhd Educ
  • Science Cldhd/ECldhd Educ
  • Assess/Crct Lit Prb EChld/Chl
  • Student Teaching Experience

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete a graduate application
  • Submit a nonrefundable $40 application fee. 
  • Submit official baccalaureate transcript(s)
  • Supporting documents may be required depending on program of interest, which may include:
    • Letters of recommendation 
    • Personal statement
    • Résumé
    • Test scores
    • Additional transcripts from other colleges or universities

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33372 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 927 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    33372 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 927 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Childhood Education, Grade 1-6
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