The mission of the CU Denver online MA in Early Childhood Education is to prepare early childhood professional leaders with the knowledge and skills to meet the needs of young children and their families within a rapidly changing and diverse society.
This online MA in Early Childhood Education program consistently scores high in student satisfaction due to high personal involvement and interaction (max of 25-30 students per course).
The Early Childhood Education program at CU Denver also offers a license in Early Childhood Special Education Specialist birth to age 8. This license (or endorsement with previously held initial license) is offered fully online as well as on campus. This license/endorsement supports services for young children diagnosed with disabilities and their families in home, center and school based programs. For more information on the licensure/endorsement options, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
What's Unique About the MA in ECE?
CU Denver's School of Education and Human Development is the largest graduate school of education in Colorado, and has extensive partnerships in urban schools.
This online MA in ECE program is accredited by:
- Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
- Colorado Department of Education
- Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
- National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)