Non-Licensure Curriculum

Course Curriculum for the M.Ed. in Montessori (non-licensure)

No state certification or Montessori certification is granted. For American Montessori Society (AMS) and Ohio Early Childhood Licensure see Licensure/Credential Curriculum.

Required Core Courses

Course Name
Credit Hours
EDSP 505 Foundations in E.C. Special Education
3
EDFD 505 Educational Administration
3
EDFD 507 Educational Research
2
EDFD 508 Educational Research Paper*
1
EDME 551 Montessori Education: Philosophical Approach
3
EDME 563 Early Cognitive Development
3
EDME 550 Methods of Observation
3

*The research paper should be completed in the area of early childhood education and an approved copy of the completed paper submitted to the director of the program for the departmental library.

An additional twelve hours of Montessori courses are also needed.