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M.S. in Childhood Education/Literacy (Birth to Grade 6) – Dual Certification

Teacher and Student in Classroom Literacy is an important part of a child's social, emotional and intellectual development. The stronger a child's reading and comprehension skills, the greater the child's potential for life-long success.

The 48-credit M.S. program explores the values of reading, writing and technology and will train you to become a New York State certified teacher of children in grades 1 to 6.

About the Program

The Master of Science in Childhood Education/Literacy explores the values of reading, writing and technology and will train you to become a New York State certified teacher of children from grades 1 to 6.
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Financial Aid and Scholarships

Grants, discounts and scholarship opportunities can help make your education at LIU Brentwood a more affordable one, particularly for graduates of St. Joseph’s College, and Long Island University.
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Course Descriptions

In your courses, you will explore basic principles of elementary education curricula as well as instructional strategies, reading comprehension, remedial instruction, and current trends in testing and reading techniques.
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School Partnerships

LIU Brentwood graduates some of the most accomplished and experienced teachers and counselors on Long Island. We are proud of our 80 partnerships with education, health, and community organizations on Long Island and in the five boroughs of New York City that we have built and nurtured over the years.

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