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.


  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university 
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Personal statement
  • CV or resume
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate coursework
  • GRE or equivalent exam
  • Two letters of recommendation

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education