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Inclusive Childhood Education

Houghton College

B.Sc. On Campus
48 months
Duration
33920 USD/year
33920 USD/year
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About

The Inclusive Childhood Education major at Houghton College will prepare you to serve all learners at the elementary level (grades 1 to 6).

Overview

We believe that effective teachers must be well-equipped to serve children with diverse needs in a variety of educational settings. That’s why inclusive childhood education majors are exposed to theories, philosophies, strategies and methods designed to meet the wide range of learner needs in a variety of inclusive, elementary-level contexts. Upon completion of the program, you will be recommended for teacher certification in both childhood education (grades 1-6) and special education (grades 1-6).

Each component of this program is designed for your ongoing development for leadership and service, and, beginning with your first year in our program, you’ll be immersed in diverse field- and coursework that requires the intentional critical thinking and action needed for today’s classrooms. Diverse experiences within rural schools of Western New York and urban schools of Buffalo paired with coursework expectations provide a carefully scaffolded and challenging environment for you to develop as an emerging educator.

Why Major in Inclusive Childhood Education at Houghton College?

  • Be equipped for transformative learning and service.
  • Collect 150 hours of contact time in general and/or inclusive classroom settings PRIOR to student teaching.
  • Practice what you’ve learned in the college classroom through abundant opportunities to be in area classrooms observing, doing service-learning, and so on in the first and second years.
  • Experience teaching in an inner-city setting during a two-week site experience in Buffalo, NY, called Teaching in Urban America.
  • Receive intentional, personalized academic advising and mentoring by education faculty across your entire Houghton experience
  • Dedicate one full semester to student teaching during your senior year.
  • Do collaborative research with teacher education program faculty members, and present your findings at international, national and regional conferences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematical Concepts and Reasoning
  • Topics in Professionalism
  • Education & American Culture
  • Educational Psychology
  • Children’s Literature 
  • Educating Exceptional Learners

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

124 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application for admission (apply online or print the application)
  • An official high school transcript (If you are a international transfer student, you are also required to submit all college transcripts)
  • A completed recommendation letter
  • A completed financial affidavit
  • A $40.00 non-refundable application fee (ask your counselor about getting this fee waived!)
  • Test Scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33920 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    33920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33920 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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