Master of Education (MEd) in Early Childhood Education

Choose our initial licensure option if you seek an initial license and master's degree and/or training in early childhood education.

Choose our advanced studies option if you already hold an initial license and seek a graduate degree to apply for your professional license and/or further professional development.


Be a part of a program that is rigorous and exceeds professional standards. We have earned accreditation at national and state levels. We have also been recognized by the National Association for the Education of Young Children.


You will have educational and professional development resources at your fingertips to help you achieve your own career goals.  Participate in special projects and take advantage of resources such as the Center for Education and Community, which hosts conferences and professional development opportunities for teachers and graduate students. Choose from a variety of fieldwork experiences. Select one of the 50 communities with whom we have relationships or partner with one of our four laboratory schools, each of which features a different theme.