Master of Arts in Early Childhood Education / Master Teacher
East Tennessee State University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Early Childhood Education with a Master Teacher concentration is appropriate for teachers who already have licensure and are looking to get a master’s degree and also for graduate students who are not teachers but who are interested in earning a master’s degree that will enable them to work in other early childhood settings outside the public school.  The curriculum provides specialized education preparation for those interested in young children’s development from birth to eight years of age and their families, with a focus on promoting the optimal developmental environment for young children.  Graduates are prepared to take on leadership roles in early childhood education, teaching in quality programs for young children, administering programs, working with families, and community service.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

East Tennessee State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV