Early Childhood Education, Master | Online (optional) | Auburn University | Auburn, United States
12 months
33482 USD/year
33482 USD/year
12170 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Auburn University’s Early Childhood Education Master’s programs prepare you to apply theoretical and research knowledge to your teaching.

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About this Degree

You’ll deepen your understanding of the use of reflection to make wise decisions about teaching young learners. In your coursework, you’ll focus on social constructivist approaches to solve practical problems in the education of young children.  As a graduate of our M.Ed. program, you’ll be eligible to apply for Alabama Class A professional educator certification.

Our M.S. non-certification program at Auburn University provides an interdisciplinary graduate-level education for community-based or international educators who do not wish to gain teacher certification/licensure in the United States.

M.Ed. Degree Overview

The M.Ed. degree in Early Childhood Education leads to recommendation for Class A Alabama professional educator certification.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Studies in Early Childhood Education
  • Curriculum and Teaching in Early Childhood Education
  • Integration of Technology Into Curriculum
  • Early Childhood Education Perspective
  • Origins of Thought
  • Evaluation of Programs in Early Childhood Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


30 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Graduate School application.
  • Include email addresses for 3 references. Each will receive an email to complete an electronic reference form and letter.
  • Pay the graduate application fee
  • Take the GRE: Revised General Test
  • Degree seeking students must send official transcripts from ALL previously attended institutions.
  • Non-degree seeking and graduate certificate applicants must send official transcripts from the most recent institution attended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16741 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    33482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16741 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12170 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6085 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Auburn

850 - 1300 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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