Childhood Education Overview
This program leads to NYS certification in Childhood Education. It is nationally recognized by the Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI) and prepares teachers for work in NYC public schools. This program is not designed for those with prior NYS certification in Childhood Education; Those who already hold Childhood Education certification should con- sider our programs in Literacy, Special Education, Early Childhood Education, TESOL or Childhood Education Math/Science Specialization.
The Childhood Education program offers two tracks.
Track 1: An evening program designed with career changers in mind that allows students to adapt the pace of the program to their needs.
Track 2: A two-year, full-time, daytime, clinically-rich program.