M.S. in Early Childhood Education and Special Education (Dual Certification Birth-Grade 2)
The M.S. in Early Childhood Education and Special Education (Dual Certification Birth-Grade 2) program is designed for career changers or recent college graduates who have not completed formal preparation in teacher education.
This dual certification 46-credit program provides teacher candidates with the content and pedagogical skills to develop and deliver educational services and instruction to young, diverse learners—including those with special needs.
The successful completion of the program and passing scores on specific certification exams will lead to recommendation for initial certification in early childhood education and education young children with disabilities.