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Early Childhood Special Education, Birth-Grade 2, Professional Certification

New York University

Master
12 months
Duration
21540 USD/year
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Ideal if you have a bachelor's degree and hold certification or are eligible for certification in early childhood education or early childhood special education, the Early Childhood Special Education, Birth-Grade 2, Professional Certification from New York University leads to eligibility for New York State certification in early childhood special education, birth–grade 2.

Overview

In the Early Childhood Special Education, Birth-Grade 2, Professional Certification from New York University you’ll undertake extensive study of how children develop in multiple contexts. You will participate in student teaching in a variety of early childhood general and special education settings, from preschools to early childhood centers and Head Start programs.

Careers and Outcomes

Upon graduation, you are eligible for New York State certification in early childhood special education, birth–grade 2, and prepared for careers including: 

  • Lead or team teacher in public or private childcare centers, preschools, early childhood centers, and elementary schools
  • Preschool or elementary school supervisor, counselor, psychologist, or administrator
  • Curriculum specialist, staff developer, or program director in early childhood special education programs

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Inquiries in Teaching and Learning 
  • Language and Literacy in the Early Years 
  • Bilingual Exceptional Child
  • Curriculum Development in Science and Social Studies 
  • Human Development and Curriculum in Early Childhood
  • Teaching Elementary School Math: Foundations and Concept Development
  • Integrated Arts in the Early Childhood and Childhood
  • Methods of Instruction for Children with High Incidence Disabilities

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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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.
100
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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Résumé/CV
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • GRE or MAT
  • Proficiency in English
  • Teacher Certification - You are required to scan and upload evidence of your teacher certification, credential, or license as part of your application. If you are currently in school and expect to receive your teacher's certification after you graduate, you will use this section on the application to upload a note indicating this.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10770 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    21540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10770 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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