Master of Science in Early Childhood Education
Jackson State University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Early Childhood Education program allows students to develop a mastery of structure, skills, concepts, ideas, values, facts, and methods of inquiry in working with children from birth to age eight.  The curriculum includes academic, methodological, and clinical knowledge necessary for professional competence in the field, teaching students about methods and materials used in early childhood education.  Coursework teaches students to work with children from birth to age eight; to work with parents and others in the community to help young children in social, emotional, psychological and physiological development; and researches the organization, supervision, and program management of programs for young children.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Jackson 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)

Applicaton Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)