2018 - 2019 Graduate Catalogue 
    Dec 04, 2021  
2018 - 2019 Graduate Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Master of Education (Non Certification) Early Childhood Development

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This degree does not qualify a student for any teaching certificate in the State of Alabama.  Out-of-state students should check carefully the certification requirements of their respective states.  To be admitted to this program, the prospective student must meet all requirements for admission to the School of Graduate Studies, a successful background clearance through ABI/FBI, and hold a baccalaureate degree in Early Childhood or related field.

II. Teaching Field: 15 hours

Total Required: 34 hours


  • *Educator candidates who have taken SE 500  for a previous Master’s level degree must take CO 547  for the diversity requirement.
  • This program is also offered online.

Program Completion Requirements

The student shall:

  1. Maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.0 or better in all courses in the approved program as verified on an official transcript with no grade below “C”.
  2. Make a satisfactory score on a written comprehensive examination documenting mastery of the curriculum of the program.

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