Early Childhood Graduate Endorsement
|Requirements (24 credits)|
|EDL-502||Development and Learning in Early Childhood||3|
|EDL-521||Early Childhood Family, School and Community Collaboration in a Diverse Society||3|
|EDL-522||Early Literacy and Language Development||3|
|EDL-560||Early Childhood Curriculum Assessment for Inclusive Environments||3|
|EDL-515||Advanced Literacy Instruction||3|
|EDS-500||Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan||3|
|EDS-530||Research Issues and Trends in Special Education||3|
|ED-606||Diversity in Education||3|
- Applicant must be a certified teacher. (Does not apply to MSEd School Counseling and Student Affairs College Counseling, Autism/ABA or Autism.)
- Possession of a baccalaureate degree with a satisfactory overall GPA per state requirements (see New Jersey Department of Education for details) and a 3.0 in the undergraduate major.
- Two letters of recommendation related to the applicant’s competence for this graduate program and professional work.
- Essay (500 words or more).
(If the applicant is not a certified teacher, the applicant must be enrolled in a specialized alternate route program and be employed in a P-3 position requiring certification.)