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Early Childhood Inclusive Education (Birth - Grade 3), B.A., B.S.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

When you choose to pursue an education degree from Wayne State, you are following in the footsteps of thousands before you who heeded the same call. At Wayne State College, we build outstanding education professionals for schools in Nebraska and around the world. In fact, 1 in 10 Nebraska teachers has at least one degree from Wayne State.

The programme

We provide many avenues for you to gain an edge on other teacher candidates by ensuring you have quality work experience before graduation. Our faculty work with you in a personalized setting, delivering classwork and field experiences that will introduce you to classroom management and curriculum development before you take on your first teaching position. Our partnerships with outstanding educators and programs like NENTA ensure your nervous days will be behind you when you meet your first class. In addition to opportunities to teach before you finish your degree, Wayne State offers study sessions and tutors committed to helping you pass the Praxis teaching exams to earn your teaching certificate.

With an early childhood inclusive education degree, you’ll be able to teach elementary school or even preschool. Or you could work in a day care or other facility that cares for young children. With a long-standing, excellent reputation for our education program, Wayne State is the perfect place to begin your career in education.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Composition Skills 
  • Principles of Human Communication 
  • Math for Elementary Teachers I 
  • Introduction to Special Ed 
  • Introduction to Early Childhood 

        English Language Requirements

        • Minimum required score:

          6.5

          The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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        • Minimum required score:

          79

          The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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        • Minimum required score:

          550

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        General Requirements

        • To be admitted to Wayne State, you must graduate from an accredited high school.

        For this reason, we strongly recommend the following high school curriculum. 

        • English/Language Arts 4 units (years)
        • Mathematics (including Algebra) 3 units (years) 
        • Social Studies/History 3 units (years) 
        • Sciences 3 units (years) 
        • A final high school transcript documenting official graduation date from that high school must be submitted
        • All freshman applicants under the age of 21 are expected to submit test scores from either the American College Testing Program (ACT) or the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). The ACT is preferred.

        Tuition Fee

        • International

          354 USD/credit
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 354 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
        • National

          265 USD/credit
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 265 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
        • In-State

          177 USD/credit
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 177 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
        We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

        Living costs for Wayne

        • 966 - 1490 USD/month
          Living Costs

        The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

        Funding

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