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Parent and Family Education, B.A.

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Saint Paul, MN, United States
The Parent and Family Education program from Concordia University, St. Paul involves the method and practice of teaching. Teacher candidates will develop the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed to become an effective parent and family educator, licensed to work with families in settings such as Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) which are unique to Minnesota.

Overview

Program Overview

Teacher candidates will have opportunities to learn in a series of early childhood and adult education classes as well as a clinical field experience.

The Parent and Family Education program from Concordia University, St. Paul is fully accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Education Preparation (CAEP, formerly known as NCATE) and the Minnesota Professional Licensing and Standards Board (PELSB).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Small Group Communication 
  • Family Communication 
  • Family Systems, Structures and Relationships 
  • Methodology in Fam Life Ed 
  • Child Psychology and Development 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    65

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  • Minimum required score:

    513

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General Requirements

  • Online or Paper Application
  • Official High School Transcripts (for all institutions attended)
  • Official Credit Evaluation of credits earned/degrees completed at any non-United States institution
  • Certification of Finances indicating the financial source for the expense of attending Concordia University
  • Proof of English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27000 USD/year
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  • National

    22800 USD/year
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    Based on the original amount of 22800 USD per year and a duration of .
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Living costs for Saint Paul

  • 1040 - 1760 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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