Master of Arts in Teaching / Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education
Eastern Kentucky University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Teaching program is designed for individuals who already hold a non-teaching bachelor’s degree and are interested in becoming teachers.  The curriculum blends academic and professional preparation through course topics such as content, effective pedagogical skills, and dispositions that foster life-long growth and learning. 

The Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education concentration provides for career opportunities including:

  • Elementary education teacher
  • Public preschool coordinator
  • Head start coordinator or administrator
  • Director of early childhood centers


  • Bachelor's degree
  • 2.75 minimum GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • Relevant PRAXIS scores
  • Letters of reference
  • Essays
  • Resume
  • Background check
  • Interview
  • Autobiography
  • Personal & professional fitness declaration
  • Statement of commitment
  • Additional materials may be required

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges