This 33-credit hour certificate offers required coursework for teacher licensure in Early Childhood Education PK-3.
This certificate may be pursued on a part-time or full-time basis.
This certificate qualifies for Title IV Federal Financial Aid. For more information about program graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our disclosure information page.
Students who have completed equivalent graduate or undergraduate coursework prior to enrollment may request that some courses in this certificate be waived. Students who are eligible to waive coursework must complete a minimum of 15 credits to graduate. Students must earn a B- or better in all coursework.
For policies governing all graduate certificates, see AP.6.8 Requirements for Graduate Certificates.
Total credits: 33
|ECED 501||Developmental Pathways of Diverse Learners, Birth-Adolescence||3|
|ECED 502||Foundations of Language and Literacy for Diverse Prekindergarten and Kindergarten Learners||3|
|ECED 503||Inclusive Curriculum for Young Learners: Planning Instruction and Guidance||3|
|ECED 504||Engaging Families of Diverse Young Learners||3|
|ECED 511||Assessment of Diverse Young Learners||3|
|ECED 512||Language and Literacy Assessment and Instruction for Diverse Primary Grade Learners||3|
|ECED 513||Integrating Social Studies Across the Content Areas for Diverse Young Learners||3|
|ECED 515||Mathematics for Diverse Young Learners||3|
|ECED 516||Science for Diverse Young Learners||3|
|Select one from the following:||6|
|Internship with Diverse Preschool Children|
and Internship in Kindergarten - Third Grade
|Internship in Early Childhood Education Prekindergarten-Third Grade|