Early Childhood Education Advanced Certificate
This post-master’s, advanced certificate program will prepare you to teach in a variety of educational settings within the birth to grade 2 levels.
Certification: Early Childhood Education Birth-Grade 2
Eligibility & Admission Requirements
This program is for applicants who already possess New York State teacher certification in Childhood Education Grades 1-6.
- A master’s degree from an accredited institution with a GPA of at least 3.5
- Permanent or professional certification in Childhood Education, Grades 1-6
- A statement of purpose
- Two letters of recommendation
Applications are accepted each Fall and Spring semester.
To start your application, click here.
When applying to this program, under Program of Study, select School of Education – Childhood & Early Childhood Education and Adv. Cert in Early Childhood Ed-Specialized Addl Cert.
If you hold initial New York State certification in Early Childhood Education, consider applying for our Early Childhood Special Education program.
If you do not have a master’s degree and are interested in earning certification in Childhood Education Grades 1-6, consider applying for our master’s degree program in Childhood Education.
If you do not have a master’s degree and are interested in earning certification in Early Childhood Education Birth-Grade 2, consider applying for our master’s degree program in Early Childhood Education.