M.Sc. On Campus Online

Childhood Education (Initial Certification)

Nyack College

24 months
17437 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Childhood Education (Initial Certification) from Nyack College is committed to prepare candidates with practiced, research-based methodology that is character based, integrating the historical evangelical Christian tradition of the college, so they are ready to enter the inclusive classroom. 


Childhood Education (Initial Certification) from Nyack College is committed to the preparation of professional educators who are capable of working effectively with diverse populations in a constantly changing global community.

These programs are for persons preparing to become teachers for the first time and are seeking initial NYS certification; for persons preparing for additional NYS certification in Childhood Education or those interested in the Childhood Education developmental level and do not want certification.


Our undergraduate teacher preparation programs train candidates  preparing to become teachers for the first time and who are seeking initial NYS certification to teach general education grades 1-6.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Exceptional Child

  • Inclusive Ed

  • Character Education

  • Integrating Curric. Lit

  • Methods of Math

  • Educational Research

  • Health Issues

  • Development and Learning Theories

  • Literacy

  • Teaching ELLs and Bilingual

  • Methods of Social Studies

  • Methods of Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BA/BS in English, Foreign Language, History, Mathematics, Social Studies, or one of the sciences
  • 30 credit hours at a grade of C or better in one of the above listed fields
  • 30 credit hours at a grade of C or better in the liberal arts and sciences
  • 6 credits of a language other than English (or the college level equivalent)
  • An introductory course in Psychology
  • Evidence of computer literacy
  • English Proficiency Test: The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing System (IELTS), Pearson Test of English (PTE), and Duolingo English Test (DET) are accepted.
  • International Student Questionnaire 
  • Copies of Personal Pages of Passport/Visas. 
  • Copies of previous I-20’s (if currently an F-1 Student)

Tuition Fee

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  • National

    17437 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 775 USD per credit during 24 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.


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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Childhood Education (Initial Certification)
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