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Master of Science in Early Childhood Education

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Early Childhood Education program prepares graduates for careers in public and private educational settings in which the primary focus is on young children.  The curriculum provides skills and knowledge in areas such as the physiological and psychological development of children birth through fourth grade, curriculum theory and development, effective instructional strategies for young children, and the administration and management of classrooms and facilities for young children.  Coursework emphasizes specialized skills and creative independence as it extends the knowledge and maturity of educators.

Requirements

  • All official transcripts
  • Undergraduate grade point average must be 2.75 overall (or) 3.00 on the last 60 hours in the undergraduate program
  • Applicants must hold a valid Texas teaching certificate, have successful scores on the ExCET/TExES exam, or have a satisfactory score on the combined verbal and quantitative portions of the GRE

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Restrictions

Texas A&M University - Commerce is currently not authorized to provide instruction to individuals residing in the state of Massachusetts.