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This program is designed for individuals who wish to qualify for an initial license as an early childhood teacher in the Massachusetts public schools.
A Bachelor of Arts of Science degree or at least 24 credits above the introductory level in arts and science courses, with at least 12 credits in one academic area
Satisfactory undergraduate transcripts
*Student may take an elective in place of EDU 720 if they have taken a suitable course on child growth and development in the last five years. (Approval of program coordinator required.)
**Candidates for initial licensure must take and pass all required sections of the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure prior to entering the practicum.
The successful completion of a Comprehensive Examination is required for completion of degree requirements.