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Master of Science in Childhood Education

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Childhood Education program prepares candidates to become educators in grades 1-6.  The curriculum uses practiced, research-based methodology that is character based, integrating the historical evangelical Christian tradition of the college, so teachers are ready to enter the inclusive classroom.  The program is committed to the preparation of professional educators who are capable of working effectively with diverse populations in a constantly changing global community.


  • 2 academic recommendations
  • 1 professional recommendation
  • Official transcripts
  • Evidence of an accredited baccalaureate degree
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Autobiography and purpose statement
  • Interview
  • Writing sample

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)