School of Education

Early Childhood Education

Our full-time and part-time Early Childhood Education undergraduate and graduate programs offer a career where educators have the unique opportunity to ignite a diverse, academic and social curiosity into the 21st century classroom.

Non-Certification Graduate Programs

An accelerated, fully on-line Graduate program offered with a tuition discount for cohort courses.

M.Ed in Early Childhood Education

An accelerated, fully on-line Graduate program for Early Childhood working professionals offered with a tuition discount for cohort courses.

PA Director Credential

An accelerated, fully on-line Graduate program for Early Childhood working professionals offered with a tuition discount for cohort courses.

Infant-Toddler Mental Health

Certification Graduate Programs

Designed to help you develop and create an educational environment where all students have equal opportunity to thrive academically, as well as socially. The programs prepare you to successfully apply for a Pennsylvania Instructional I teaching certificate.

PreK-4 or Dual PreK-4/Special Ed PreK-8 (Certification Only)

Gain the knowledge and developmentally appropriate practices needed for the teaching and learning of young children. Courses from the PreK-4 or dual certification apply toward this program.

M.Ed. Early Childhood Education with Certification

This program will provide the essential skills of managing an inclusive classroom and provide a stronger understanding of the daily challenges that special education students encounter. Courses from the dual certification apply toward this program.

M.Ed. Special Education with Certification

Certification Undergraduate Programs

Part-time, fully on-line Undergraduate degree completion with certification program offered with a tuition discount for cohort courses.

PreK-4 for Working Professionals

Full-time day degree program with PreK-4 certification for pre-service teachers to develop the skills needed to design meaningful and rich learning opportunities for the 21st Century classroom.

PreK-4

Full-time day degree program with dual certification for pre-service teachers to develop the skills needed to design meaningful and rich learning opportunities for the 21st Century classroom.

Dual PreK-4 / Special Education PreK-8