The goals and objectives for the Early Childhood Emergent Inquiry Graduate Certificate are focused on emergent inquiry curriculum in the field of early childhood education in alignment with the vision of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) for educating early childhood teachers and teacher leaders.
Candidates in this certificate program will demonstrate the knowledge and skills as described in the NAEYC Core Standards for Professional Preparation.
The program is open to students everywhere who hold a bachelor or master's degree in Early Childhood or a related field (Psychology, Special Education, Elementary Education, etc.). Two years of experience working with young children (birth through 8 years) is preferred.
Source: 2015-2016 Graduate Catalog
Early Childhood Emergent Inquiry Graduate Certificate Catalog Entry
2015-16 ETSU graduate base tuition plus online fees*:
*Tuition cost reflected here includes 2015-2016 base tuition and online fees only and does not include RODP courses and programs. Some courses and programs may have additional fees. More information can be found on the University Tuition and Fee Information and the Incidental Fee Information pages.
Students meeting the requirements for Border County residency qualify for in-state tuition rates.