The online Master of Arts in Education with a concentration in Early Childhood Education program prepares licensed teachers and other professionals to seek careers in child care administration, community services, and other specialty positions in the field of early childhood education. The curriculum focuses on the foundational knowledge necessary to analyze and apply appropriate theory related to learning, organizational management, and leadership. Coursework prepares educators to make positive changes in the field of education with an understanding of current educational practices, educational policies, and factors that impact student success, such as diversity, and equips them with the knowledge and skills needed for ethical and effective leadership.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
Cumulative minimum GPA of 2.5
Official transcripts from the institution granting the undergraduate degree
Accreditation & Licensing
WASC Senior College and University Commission
Not authorized for residents of Georgia, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New York, and Oregon.
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