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Graduate Teacher Certification Program Early Childhood Education

Master of Arts in Teaching Program

Early Childhood Education

Certification Requirements:
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Program planning guide:
Total 36 Credits required.
First Semester (Spring):
EDUC 679(3) Observation and Assessment in ECE
EDUC 665 (1) Creative Media
EDUC 791E (1) Field Placement
EDUC 653 (3) Materials for Teaching Reading
Second Semester (Fall):
EDUC 621 (3) Integrated Curriculum in ECE
EDUC 642 (2) Math/Science Processes in ECE
EDUC 791E (1) Field Placement
EDUC 654 (3) Processes and Acquisitions in Reading
Third Semester (Spring):
EDUC 656 (3) Teaching of Reading and Writing in ECE
EDUC 791E (1) Field Placement – Phase I Internship
EDUC 669 (3) – Assessment for Reading Instruction
EDUC 650 (3) Education in a Cultural Perspective
Fourth Semester (Fall):
EDUC 782 (3) Internship Seminar
EDUC 792E (6) Phase II Internship
Program Coordinators:
Patricia Scully, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Office: ACIV A Wing, Rm. 413
410-455-2307
pscull1@umbc.edu
Mary Rivkin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Office: ACIV A Wing, Rm. 410
410-455-2259
rivkin@umbc.edu