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Education, B.A., Early Childhood Education Concentration

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Licensure Program: Early Childhood Education (PK-2)

The Department of Education Studies offers a major in Education Studies, with a concentration in Early Childhood, which leads to initial licensure from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (Early Childhood: Teacher of Students with and without Disabilities, PK-2).

Required Education Courses: Early Childhood


In order to register for EDU 430 - Practicum: Early Childhood Education  and EDU 440 - Practicum: Reflective Seminar  during senior year, the Early Childhood major must: (a) hold a 3.0 GPA; (b) pass all sections of the Massachusetts Tests of Educational Licensure (MTEL); and (c) complete all Education coursework, or obtain consent of the Department Chair. EDU 430  and EDU 440  may be completed either fall or spring semester of senior year, in consultation with student’s education advisor.

Liberal Arts/Science Major

In addition to Education coursework, Early Childhood majors must complete a liberal arts/science major from the following list: American Studies, Art History, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, Foreign Languages (combined, French, or Spanish), Gender & Sexuality Studies, Graphic Design, History, Interdisciplinary Studies, Mathematics, Neuroscience, Philosophy, Political Science & International Relations, Psychology, Religious Studies, Sociology, Studio Arts, and Visual & Performing Arts.

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