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Early Childhood Education

Cleveland State University (CSU)

12 months
7710 USD/year
7710 USD/year
6810 USD/year
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Early Childhood Education from Cleveland State University (CSU) provides advanced study in early childhood education, a field that has an enormous impact on children, families and society. 


Early Childhood Education from Cleveland State University (CSU) curriculum focuses on the development of teaching and learning practices associated with high-quality early childhood education for young children representing diverse cultures and abilities. These practices respect all children and provide them with equal opportunity to develop and learn emotionally, socially, physically, and intellectually.


  • This program prepares students to teach and work with young children in both public and private school settings and other childcare centers. 
  • These are some of the local institutions hiring CSU grads: Orange Schools, The Goddard School, KinderCare, Stonebrook Montessori, Horizon Education Centers, YMCA, and Brightside Academy. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Social Issues & Education
  • Philosophy of Education
  • School & Society In The American Past
  • Comparative & International Education
  • Child Development
  • Curriculum and Teaching Methods in Preschool and Kindergarten
  • Teaching Methods In Early Childhood Education
  • Collaboration with Families and Professionals in Early Childhood Settings Mathematics Instruction and Assessment In Preschool & The Primary Grades
  • Science Instruction and Assessment in Preschool & the Primary Grades
  • Phonics Assessment & Instruction
  • Beginning and Intermediate Reading Instruction & Assessment
  • Emergent Literacy
  • Literature-Based Reading Methods For Children

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Domestic Students application deadline - Rolling


34 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Form
  • Application Fee
  • Undergraduate Transcripts
  • English language proficiency 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    7710 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3855 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    7710 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3855 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3405 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Cleveland

980 - 1620 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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