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2023-2024 University Catalog
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major: Curriculum and Instruction

Degree: Master of Education (MED) Concentration: Early Childhood Education Leadership 2023-2024


Must meet all UNF requirements for admission to a graduate program. However, a current valid teaching certificate is not needed for admission to the EC graduate programs.

Core Requirements (12 credits)

EDF6687 Foundations of Multic/Urb Ed (3 Credits)
EDG6067 Intro to Teacher Inquiry (3 Credits)
EEC6205 C and I in Early Childhood Ed (3 Credits)

CHOOSE one of the following:
EDG6205 Effective Practices for Differentiating Instruction (3 credits)
EDG6348 Coaching and Mentoring for Effective Teaching and Instruction (3 credits)

Concentration Requirements (27 credits)

EEC6756 Social-Emotional Development (3 Credits)
EEC6611 Early Childhood Education (3 Credits)
EEC6261 Program Planning for EC (3 Credits)
EDA6061 Intro. to Ed. Ld. Soc. Justice (3 Credits)
EDA6215 Developing School/Comm Resource (3 Credits)
EDS6130 Human Resource Deve in Educati (3 Credits)
EDA6196 Leadership/Learning Organization (3 Credits)
EDA6242 School Finance (3 Credits)
EDA6232 Law and Ethics in Edu Lead (3 Credits)

Culminating Experience (3 credits)

CHOOSE one of the following:
EDG6911 Action Research in Education (3 credits)
EEC6944 Practicum in Early Childhood Education (3 credits)

Electives (3 credits)

Electives must enhance pedagogical, curricular, or content knowledge, thus electives may be selected from graduate courses both/either inside and outside of the College of Education and Human Services. Students should consult with their faculty advisor to choose courses that will benefit their personal educational goals.

CHOOSE 1 Elective in Consultation with Faculty Advisor (Level 5000 or higher with an LAE, RED, or EEC prefix)