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Master of Education in Early Childhood Education, P-3

Program Details

The online MEd in Early Childhood Education P-3 degree program from the University of West Alabama prepares students to meet the educational, social, and emotional needs of children in preschool through third grade, in a variety of environments. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Educational Planning
  • Teaching Reading
  • Educational Psychology
  • Counseling Multicultural Populations


  • Fingerprints/verification of background clearance
  • Valid Bachelor's-Level Professional Educator Certificate in the same teaching field(s) in which the Class A Professional Educator Certificate is sought
  • Official college and institution transcripts

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)


This program includes AL teaching certification. Students living/teaching outside of AL should consult their state's certification requirements.