Master of Arts in Education / Early Childhood Education
University of North Alabama

Program Details

The Master of Arts in Education degree at the University of North Alabama is offered for individuals with a bachelor's degree who seek professional expertise in teaching. The Early Childhood Education specialization (P-3) curriculum was designed to provide P-3 teachers with leadership experience for educating young minds. Graduates will pursue careers working closely with young children and their families.


  • A minimum score of 388 on the Miller Analogies Test (MAT), a score of 800 on the combined verbal and quantitative portions of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), or a passing score on the appropriate Praxis II subject examination
  • Bachelor's degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution
  • A valid bachelor’s-level professional educator certificate in the same field in which the Class A Professional Educator Certificate is sought
  • 3.0 minimum GPA

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges