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Childhood Combined Degree Programs

In the Combined Degree Program, the Bachelor of Science and Masters of Science in Education are earned concurrently.

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Must choose a concentration in biology, English, history (for social studies), or mathematics.

Literacy Specialist

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
SpringCredits
Undergrad Financial package remains unchanged
TCH 498 Supervised Student Teaching and Seminar 7
TCH 417 Student Teaching Seminar in Childhood Settings 2
ED 650 Research/Theory in Developing Literacy 3
Possible Dyson Elective 3
 Credits15
Summer I
ED 652 Assessment in Literacy: Grades B - 12 3
 Credits3
Summer II
ED 754 Literature and Digital Storytelling 3
 Credits3
Year 2
Fall
Graduate eligibility applies for any financial aid
2 days/week in Literacy CPD
ED 755B Literacy Instruction & Technological Applications for a Diverse Population of Middle Grade Students 3
ED 758 Instructional Approaches for Tchng Writing, Digital Cmpsng, & Media Prdctn for a Diverse Pop of Stds 3
ED 677 Literacy for Children with Special Needs 3
Graduate Elective 3
 Credits12
Spring
Graduate eligibility applies for any financial aid
ED 690 Teacher as Researcher 3
ED 655A Early Literacy Development in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Settings 3
ED 691L Student Teaching in the Childhood Literacy Classroom 0-6
 Credits6-12
 Total Credits39-45

The guaranteed and per-credit tuition rates are determined by the student's date of admission to Pace, or date of readmission if the student took a semester or year off. Graduate tuition is per credit and may increase.

Course sequence is subject to change. SOE will register students for grad-level classes

Special Education

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
SpringCredits
Undergrad Financial package remains unchanged
TCH 498 Supervised Student Teaching and Seminar 7
TCH 417 Student Teaching Seminar in Childhood Settings 2
ED 650
Research/Theory in Developing Literacy
or Language, Literacy, and Global Perspectives
3
Possible Dyson Elective 3
 Credits15
Summer II
ED 675 Students with Severe Disabilities 3
 Credits3
Year 2
Fall
Graduate eligibility applies for any financial aid
2 days/week in Special Ed CPD
ED 671 Assessment, Diagnosis, Evaluation and Instructional Planning 3
ED 672 Differentiating Curriculum and Instruction 3
ED 677 Literacy for Children with Special Needs 3
EDG 618 Individual Program Planning 3
 Credits12
Spring
Graduate eligibility applies for any financial aid
ED 691S Student Teaching in Childhood Special Education Classroom 0-6
EDG 607 Supporting Positive Behavior and Autonomy 3
ED 690 Teacher as Researcher (Elective) 3
Graduate Elective 3
 Credits9-15
 Total Credits39-45

The guaranteed and per-credit tuition rates are determined by the student's date of admission to Pace, or date of readmission if the student took a semester or year off. Graduate tuition is per credit and may increase.

Course sequence is subject to change. SOE will register students for grad-level classes

TESOL 

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
SpringCredits
Undergraduate financial aid package remains unchanged
TCH 498 Supervised Student Teaching and Seminar 7
TCH 417 Student Teaching Seminar in Childhood Settings 2
ED 557 Linguistics and Grammar for Language Teachers 3
Elective (Recommend LOTE) 3
 Credits15
Summer II
Elective (Recommend Ecuador with a Cause) 3
 Credits3
Year 2
Fall
Graduate eligibility applies for any financial aid
Two days/week in Childhood TESOL CPD
ED 556A CMA:Teaching Eng Language & Literacy to Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Students 3
ED 671 Assessment, Diagnosis, Evaluation and Instructional Planning 3
ED 551 Foundations of Bilingual Education 3
Elective 3
 Credits12
Spring
ED 559 Student Teaching or Practica for TESOL Candidates 3
ED 556B CMA: Teaching Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Students across the Content Areas 3
ED 690 Teacher as Researcher 3
ED 650 Research/Theory in Developing Literacy 3
 Credits12
 Total Credits42

The guaranteed and per-credit tuition rates are determined by the student's date of admission to Pace, or date of readmission if the student took a semester or year off. Graduate tuition is per credit and may increase.

Course sequence is subject to change. SOE will register students for grad-level classes.