early childhood education Certificate of Advanced Study
This program has rolling admissions--in order to ensure timely processing we recommend submitting your application by August 1 for fall admission, December 1 for spring admission, and May 1 for summer admission. While we will continue to accept applications and materials after these dates, we cannot guarantee that your application will be reviewed in time for the start of classes.
A master’s degree in Early Childhood Education or related field from a nationally accredited institution
An overall GPA of 3.75 or above for graduate work
Completed Graduate Application
Official transcripts for undergraduate and graduate course work
A letter of application describing professional goals for advanced graduate study and proposed Area of Focus
Current resumé or curriculum vita
Three letters of recommendation that describe the candidate’s professional experience and academic work (Email addresses of recommenders must be entered on application).
Early Childhood Education
Edyth Wheeler, Graduate Program Director
Hawkins Hall, Room 107B