Childhood Education (Grades 1-6), M.S.

Suggested Admissions Deadline: January 15 (summer semester start). Applications are considered on a rolling basis outside of this deadline.

Admissions Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Official transcript of all undergraduate and graduate study
  • A personal essay describing the candidate’s beliefs about student learning, commitment to diversity, enthusiasm for learning, willingness to foster collaboration, and ethics
  • Prior experience working with children
  • Three letters of recommendation from professors and/or employers
  • Resume or CV
  • GRE not required (optional)
  • Interview

Financial Support

Program Contacts

Speranza Migliore, Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment
smiglior@syr.edu|315.443.2505
Speranza Migliore
Lauren Schmidt, Career and Certification Counselor
lcschmid@syr.edu|315.443.2956
Lauren Schmidt
George Theoharis, Professor
gtheohar@syr.edu|315.443.9080
George Theoharis
Christine Ashby, Professor; Director, Center on Disability and Inclusion
ceashby@syr.edu|315.443.8689
Christine Ashby