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Program Details

Erikson Institute offers an online Master of Science in Early Childhood Education (non-licensure track). Students will understand how children learn and grow in their education. Students can choose a concentration in one of the following: social and emotional learning, STEM education, bilingual/ESL education, leadership and advocacy, or language and literacy.


  • Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education with a minimum grade point average of 2.75 on a 4-point scale
  • At least one year of practical experience, or equivalent, with children and families in a supervised setting
  • Applicants are expected to have a minimum of two years of full-time post-baccalaureate experience in an early childhood setting
  • A demonstrated suitability for the field

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission