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Early Childhood Education MEd - Online

Master of Education in Early Childhood Education

Format: Online

By pursuing an Early Childhood Education graduate degree, you will advance your skills in becoming a master teacher who can address different aspects of early development. The Master of Education program is designed to help you build upon your existing expertise as an elementary school teacher. We will enable you to demonstrate supportive and engaging practices in the classroom that positively affect young learners. You will be able to upgrade your teaching certificate to the P-5 level of licensure, which will lead to a higher salary. 

State Authorization to provide a program related to the preparation of professionals may not indicate eligibility for certification/licensure in your state. Please consult the appropriate certification/licensure office in your state before enrolling in our program to confirm that your completion of this program will meet your state requirements.

Industry Highlights

According to aggregated state labor data, Georgia has the best projected rate of growth (32.8%) for elementary school teachers between 2010 and 2020.

- Schools.com

Career Opportunities

  • Family Resources
  • Day Care Provider
  • Elementary Education
  • Child Advocacy
  • Early Childhood Intervention
  • Higher Education

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of action research projects in local schools that involve creating a portfolio for mastery development, along with the opportunity to participate in an active Student Georgia Association of Educators (SGAE) chapter.

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