Early Childhood Education, M.A. | University of Florida | Gainesville, United States
24 months
Duration
30134 USD/year
30134 USD/year
12740 USD/year
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About

The School offers Early Childhood Education graduate study and research experience in 3 areas of specialization: Special Education, School Psychology and Early Childhood Studies.  The program is delivered by University of Florida.

Overview

Key facts:

  • The School of Special Education, School Psychology, and Early Childhood Studies at University of Florida offers online and face-to-face programs leading to the Master of Education (M.Ed., non-thesis), Master of Arts in Education (M.A.E., thesis), Specialist in Education (Ed.S.), Doctor of Education (Ed.D.), and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees. Complete descriptions of the requirements for these degrees are provided in the General Information section of this catalog. The Early Childhood Education program is offered at University of Florida.
  • UF’s College of Education is ranked #1 for online graduate programs for three out of the last four years and #7 in “top schools for graduate programs in special education.” We promote the successful inclusion of individuals with disabilities and their families in society through excellence in the education of teachers and leaders, learning new skills, and the application of existing knowledge.

Accreditation

Programs are accredited by the Florida Department of Education and approved by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) through the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) and the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Early Childhood Curriculum
  • Creativity in the Early Childhood Curriculum
  • Issues in Child Care Administration
  • Early Childhood Education: Background and Concepts
  • Individual Work
  • Supervised Research
  • Special Topics
  • Supervised Teaching
  • Early Childhood Policy and Advocacy
  • Early Childhood Asessment & Evaluation
  • Theory and Research in Early Childhood Studies
  • Advanced Research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A recognized baccalaureate, graduate or professional degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or a comparable degree from an international institution.
  • For applicants with a bachelor’s degree only, a minimum grade point average of B (3.0), calculated from all grades and credits after the semester where the applicant reached 60 semester hours or 90 quarter hours is required. Applicants should refer directly to their intended academic units for Graduate Record  Examination (GRE) or Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) requirements. If required, academic test scores are used in the context of a holistic credential review process. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30134 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 30134 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    30134 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30134 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12740 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Gainesville

900 - 1335 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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