Childhood Education (1-6) Professional Certification

Childhood Education (1-6) - Professional Certification - M.S.

  • New York State Registered Program Code: 25664
  • HEGIS Code: 0802.00 {Elementary Education, General}
  • Certification with New York State is for professional certification in childhood education.

Required courses (33 credits):


EDU 513

Meeting the Needs of Culturally Diverse Students in Inclusive Classrooms in Inclusive Classrooms in Birth-Grade 2, Childhood 1-6, Adolescence 7-12


EDU 515

Curriculum Assessment and Development


Complete either EDU 521 or EDU 522*:


EDU 521

Technology for Inclusive Classroom Teachers Birth - 2, Childhood 1-6, Adolescence 7-12



EDU 522

Advanced Design Technology for Inclusive Classroom Teachers


EDU 523

Teacher as the Educational Leader in Partnerships for Collaborative Education


EDU 530

Advanced Mathematics Curriculum and Methods for Childhood and Middle Childhood Diverse Learners


EDU 531

Advanced English Language Arts Curriculum and Methods for Inclusive Classrooms of Childhood Diverse Learners


EDU 532

Advanced Science Content And Methodology For Childhood Diverse Learners


EDU 533

Advanced Curriculum and Methods of Teaching Social Studies in Childhood Inclusive Classrooms


EDU 537

Diverse Abilities and Needs of Students in Inclusive Classrooms Birth-Grade 2, Childhood 1-6 and Adolescence 7-12


EDU 547A

Developing Action Research for Diverse Classrooms


EDU 549A

Teacher as Researcher in Diverse Classrooms


Total credits required: 33


Education Graduate Courses: Graduate Education Course Descriptions


*Designed for candidates who have classroom teaching experience and are knowledgeable in technology

** Candidate who wish to add Early Chldhood Certification need to take EDU526 and apply alternate route for certification Birth-2.

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