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Childhood Education (American Studies)

Long Island University (LIU)

48 months
37926 USD/year
37926 USD/year
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The B.S. in Childhood Education (American Studies) at Long Island University (LIU) invites students to examine the social, cultural, and artistic institutions of American life.


Key facts

The B.S. in Childhood Education (American Studies) at Long Island University (LIU) is an exciting interdisciplinary program that invites you to take an active role in shaping your education. Working closely with a faculty advisor, you will create your own curriculum, drawing on a broad range of classes from departments across campus—including history, English, sociology, political science, philosophy, art history, psychology, anthropology, theater, music, education, and earth and environmental sciences. 

By examining social and political issues from a variety of perspectives, you will deepen your understanding of the diverse peoples and complex histories that make up the United States. You will not only strengthen the critical thinking, reading and writing skills that are essential for good teaching, but you will also learn to communicate to young students the importance of being an engaged citizen. Students take 30 credits in American Studies to satisfy the liberal arts and sciences requirements for the B.S. in Childhood Education degree program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • American Art
  • Survey of American Writers to the Civil War
  • The United States and Canada
  • American Civilization Since 1877
  • American Philosophy RPHL 8 The American Religious Imagination
  • Gender Roles
  • Race and Ethnicity

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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We have rolling admissions. As an international student it is important to apply as soon as possible.


120 SCH


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Incoming freshmen must have a solid B average (3.0 or 82-85 grade point average) and an average SAT score of 1000 (Critical Reading and Math combined) or ACT Composite of 20 or above.
  • Transfer students must have completed more than 24 college credits. A minimum college G.P.A. of 2.0 is required for application review. If you have completed fewer than 24 credits, you must also submit high school transcripts and SAT/ACT scores.

Tuition Fee

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    37926 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 37926 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    37926 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37926 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
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