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Childhood Education (Grades 1-6)

Long Island University (LIU)

48 months
37926 USD/year
37926 USD/year
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The 120-credit B.S. in Childhood Education (Grades 1-6) at Long Island University (LIU) prepares you to become a knowledgeable, caring and inspiring teacher of children who are in the first through sixth grades. In pursuing your undergraduate degree, you will examine theories of child development, motivation and learning for youngsters ranging in age from 1 to 6 years old.


Key facts 

You will master the skills needed to encourage students to learn new material and to take responsibility for themselves and one another. As you work toward the B.S. in Childhood Education (Grades 1-6) at Long Island University (LIU)  will gain an understanding and appreciation of subjects ranging from science to music to language arts. 

You also will acquire techniques to assess and evaluate a child’s intellectual, social and physical development and learn the basic principles of classroom management for a diverse student population. 

The program will culminate in a semester-long student teaching experience that will allow you to practice your new skills in a classroom setting. This degree qualifies you for New York State Initial Teaching Certification.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • American Studies
  • Earth System Science
  • English Literature
  • English Writing
  • French
  • Geography
  • History
  • Italian
  • Mathematics
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Sociology
  • Spanish

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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General requirements

Admission Requirements:

  • Incoming freshmen must have a solid B average (3.0 or 82-85 grade point average) and an average SAT 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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  • International

    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
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Childhood Education (Grades 1-6)
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