12 months
18030 USD/year
18030 USD/year
8202 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science degree in Early Childhood Education from Florida International University provides graduate training in the understanding and teaching of children from birth to eight.

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The Early Childhood Education program from Florida International University  provides students with a foundation in curriculum and instruction and specialization in learning and development during early childhood. 

FIU has been recognized by Discover Early Childhood EDU as a top-40 Most Affordable Early Childhood Program.


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Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Curriculum Development
  • Elementary Education
  • English Education
  • Modern Language Education
  • Learning Technologies
  • Mathematics Education
  • Physical Education
  • Science Education
  • Social Studies Education
  • Special Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution in education, psychology, human development, or related field with a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale in the last 60 hours of undergraduate work.
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation to support the applicant. At least one (1) letter must be from an individual working in early childhood education.
  • A statement of intent describing the applicant's personal and professional goals in relation to (a) how the program will help the applicant reach these goals and (b) how the applicant's goals are consistent with the program's mission.
  • A current resume/curriculum vitae.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8202 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4101 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for West Miami

900 - 1400 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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