Montessori

Xavier Montessori Programs

Xavier University Montessori Institute offers graduate and undergraduate degrees, Montessori credentials, teaching licenses and professional development services. Our mission is to educate and transform. Join us!  To keep up with the latest on the program, be sure and follow us on Facebook, Instagram and listen to our Podcast.

Workshops

Workshop registration is available online, secured with payment of a $30 non-refundable registration fee. Registration closes at 5pm the Thursday before each workshop.

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Online Master's Degree

Montessori teachers now can earn their Xavier Montessori master's degree entirely online. The Xavier Montessori Institute is accepting applications for its online cohort classes. You may be eligible to apply your MACTE-approved Montessori credential toward up to 12 credit hours.

Online Master's Degree

Online Blended Elementary Credential Program

This online program is designed for current state licensed teachers looking to attain the Montessori Elementary-I or Elementary I-II credential. The Online Blended EI/EI-II program consists of online courses fall and spring with summer intensive methods courses on campus.

Montessori Online Blended Elementary Program

Professional Services

Xavier University's Montessori staff and faculty members provide on- or off-site professional development services. Services are tailored to your community's needs and interests. Options include workshops, in-service retreats, program consultations and material sales. We have shared our Montessori knowledge and expertise nationwide and internationally as far as China and Korea.

Professional Services

Graduate Program

Graduate students learn to be scientific observers and facilitators, while providing an environment that is developmentally appropriate to help children grow in all areas. Their Master of Education and Montessori concentration prepare them for a range of educational programs and professional opportunities.

Graduate Program

Undergraduate Program

Montessori students study Dr. Maria Montessori's philosophy alongside current educational and child development practices. They enjoy broad employment opportunities with their Montessori credentials and traditional licensure that prepare them to teach in public, private, Montessori or traditional schools.

Undergraduate Program

Lab School

The on-campus Montessori lab school for children ages 3-12 continues to add grade levels and classrooms. There is a large observation room where students can view classroom activities. Some Montessori courses are taught in the lab school classrooms, providing hands-on experience for students.

Lab School

Montessori Podcast

Our goal is to share what is new in the field, dive into specific aspects of the world of Montessori and talk to experts in the field.

Podcast