Online Master of Science Degree in Early Childhood Education
If you love young children, then you'll want to earn your Master's in Early Childhood Education. This degree can also be completed concurrently with a licensure plan that leads to a teaching license in Early Childhood Education, Birth-Grade 3. The professional educator who earns this degree will demonstrate knowledge and competency in the following areas: child growth, development, and learning; health, safety, and nutrition; family and community collaboration; curriculum development and implementation; methods and materials; assessment of children and evaluation of programs; professionalism; and appropriate developmental practices. The coursework is online, but your practicums can be completed in your own community. In the near future, you can be a highly sought after professional who works with young children, so why not begin your degree today?
University of the Southwest is an accredited New Mexico university offering online, accredited degrees that fit your time and schedule. At the University of the Southwest, you'll gain a quality career oriented education while developing individual leadership, responsibility, and initiative.
Our excellence in academic curriculum and our supportive educational community has helped our students achieve success in Childhood Education for nearly 50 years.
Why Choose University of the Southwest?
- Our regionally accredited online university will ensure that your degree & education is respected
- Our 100% online degree programs allow you to get your degree on your own time and schedule
- Federal financial aid, military aid, corporation sponsorship, and assistance for educators are available for qualified students
- Recognized among the Best Tier 1 Regional Universities by US News & Report Best Colleges 2011
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To begin your educational journey, fill out the form on the right hand side or call (800) 216-3917 and we'll make sure you get the information you need. Get started today!