Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Education
Portland State University

Program Details

Portland State University offers an online Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Education. Students who work or aspire to work with children ages birth through eight, may benefit from this program. The curriculum was designed to deepen individual's understanding of young children and their families.


  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Cumulative undergraduate or graduate GPA of 3.0
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume
  • Email addresses for 2 recommenders who can provide an honest appraisal of the applicant's interpersonal and professional qualities and ability to be successful in the field

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities