The preservice teacher education program blends early childhood education and early childhood special education content knowledge and pedagogy into one blended teacher preparation program. Supervised clinical experiences working with children age 6 weeks to 6 years are completed in licensed and accredited classrooms.The program provides the professional foundation for future teachers to support the education of young children across developmental domains and content areas, with specific focus on young children with special needs and the role of families in early education.
Professional optionsStudents who complete a bachelors degree in early childhood education meet the requirements for Kansas teacher licensure in early childhood unified (birth through kindergarten). Students then complete an application for the early childhood unified license for the Kansas State Department of Education. Career and Employment Services has information and resources to assist in finding a professional position.
CareersPositions taken by recent K-State graduates include:
Each university in the Unites States of America sets its own admission standards so there isn't the same criteria for all the students and the university can decide which applicants meet those standards. The fee for each application is between $35 to $100.
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IELTS band : 6.5 TOEFL iBT® test : 79
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No work experience is required.
"The Academic Excellence Scholarship can provide up to a 50 % reduction in tuition per semester. These scholarships will be renewed if the student maintains superior academic performance during each semester of their 3-year Bachelor programme. The scholarship will be directly applied to the student’s tuition fees."
Scholarships for students who are already attending the University of Reading.
The University of Amsterdam aims to attract the world’s brightest students to its international classrooms. Outstanding students from outside the European Economic Area can apply for an Amsterdam Merit Scholarship.
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The early childhood education program is approved by the Kansas State Department of Education accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, or NCATE.
The university is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities.