Early Intervention, M.Sc. | Part time online | Mississippi State University | United States
12 months
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514 USD/credit 15420 USD/year
514 USD/credit 15420 USD/year
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About

The Early Intervention program from Mississippi State University is an innovative and comprehensive program designed to address the shortage of trained professionals with expertise in working with infants, toddlers and preschoolers with special needs and their families. 

Overview

The Early Intervention program from Mississippi State University is framed by developmental, ecological, and family systems theories and recommended practices that emphasize the interactive nature of early development.

Program highlights:

  • Early intervention specialists are child development experts who design and modify evidence-based plans to promote the highest level of functioning for young children.
  • The program will draw upon a range of approaches that acknowledge the central role of the family in a child's life with services provided in natural, community-based, and clinical environments.

What are some potential careers?

Potential careers may include working in areas such as IDEA- Part C programs, early care and education programs, preschool classrooms, hospitals and clinics.

Who should pursue this degree?

If you have a high energy level, enjoy working with infants, toddlers and preschoolers and their families and can multitask, then, you are well suited to the types of careers for which this degree will prepare you.

Potential careers may include working in areas such as IDEA- Part C programs, early care and education programs, preschool classrooms, hospitals and clinics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Theories of Human Development and Family Relations
  • Application of Research Methods
  • Trends in Infant and Child Development
  • Effects of Poverty on Children and Families
  • Medical Aspects of Developmental Disability in Early Childhood
  • Inclusion & Family Centered Early Intervention

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An applicant for admission to graduate study must hold a bachelor's degree from a fully recognized four-year educational institution that has unconditional accreditation with appropriate regional accrediting agencies. They must meet the admission requirements of the Graduate School and the Master of Science in Early Intervention program.
  • Regular admission to graduate study in the program requires a minimum grade point average (last four semesters of undergraduate work) of 3.00/4.00. When a student is deficient in one of the criteria cited, the student's application, nevertheless, may be considered for admission based on the strength of other materials contained in the student's application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15420 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 514 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    15420 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 514 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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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