Degree Requirements (36 hours):


Core Courses (15 hours required)*

Research Courses (6 credits required)

Electives (up to 15 credits required)

Courses from any of the following designations with guidance from an advisor:

*Students without an undergraduate course in the introduction to early childhood education may be required to take EDN 503 Introduction to Early Childhood Education.  A faculty advisor will review transcripts to determine if this is required. Students enrolled in EDN 503 will complete the program with an additional 3 hours (39).

Exit Requirement:

During the final term in the program, students will complete a project that may be in the form of a thesis or an action research project that focuses on a specific area of family and child advocacy. A faculty advisor will determine final approval for the project.


Fall 2014 Course Offerings (See Graduate Catalog)


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