To begin the admission process for the Early Childhood cohort program, the student must meet with an academic advisor for transcript review and discussion of the program.
Call 513-745-3797 for an appointment. Please bring an official copy of transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate work to this meeting.
Next the student must apply for admission to the MEd in Elementary Education.
Upon acceptance into the Master of Education program, a candidate may begin the required courses listed below. Candidates are responsible for graduate information contained in the Xavier University Catalog, such as the comprehensive exam and other graduation requirements.
During the semester(s) prior to the beginning of the cohort program, the candidate will complete general education prerequisite courses identified by an advisor.
While not required for licensure, the three courses that complete the Master of Education core may be taken at this time as well:
* EDFD 507 and EDFD 508 are to be taken simultaneously, and are considered one class.
Provided the general education requirements have been completed by the end of the spring semester, the student may then apply in January for the cohort beginning in the May term of the same year.
Applications for the cohort program are reviewed by a faculty team and evaluated on the basis of the following:
To be considered for admission to the Early Childhood cohort, students must submit an application to the Early Childhood program. If students have questions or concerns regarding admission into the cohort, please email or call Mary Lisa Vertuca at 513-745-3797.
Ohio Assessment for Educators (OAE) Reminders
Curriculum is subject to change.