Master of Science in Teaching / Childhood Education
Fordham University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Teaching in Childhood Education program prepares aspiring educators to pursue positions working with students in grades 1-6.  The curriculum is grounded in Jesuit values of acceptance, compassion, and understanding of the whole individual and is also well-rounded.  It consists of classes and coursework that explore child development, instructional practices for inclusive elementary classrooms, and professional studies.  The program offers strategies and techniques relevant to modern classroom success with a focus on approaches that consider the emotional and academic growth of the whole child and consists of varied, adaptive learning techniques.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Fordham University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

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