Add-on Licensure
Birth-Kindergarten, Pre-Kindergarten

Program of Studies

Before registering for these courses you need to apply to the Add-on Licensure Birth-Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten Program.

An individual student's course of study is determined with an academic advisor based on past experience, both academic and professional.

Birth-Kindergarten Add-On Licensure Track is comprised of 21-24 credits (depending on past experience) and typically includes the following course sequence:

  • Families and Teams: Sociocultural and Interdisciplinary Perspectives
  • Teacher Leadership in a Democratic Society
  • Preschool/Kindergarten Assessment and Learning Environments
  • Child Development and Disability
  • Infant/Toddler Assessments and Learning Environments
  • Advanced Emergent Literacy
  • Graduate Internships

Pre-Kindergarten Add-on Licensure Track is comprised of 15-17 credits (depending on past experience) and typically includes the following course sequence:

  • Families and Teams:Sociocultural and Interdisciplinary Perspectives
  • Preschool/Kindergarten Assessment and Learning Environments
  • Child Development and Disability
  • Advanced Emergent Literacy
  • Graduate Internships

Syllabi and other course information for the B-K, Pre-K Add-on Licensure program are available by following the links below to each course page.

B-K, Pre-K Courses:

  • EDMX 762: Advanced Emergent Literacy
  • EDMX 764: Families and Teams: Sociocultural and Interdisciplinary Perspectives
  • EDMX 766: Preschool/Kindergarten Curriculum and Learning Environments
  • EDMX 667: Infant/Toddler Curriculum and Learning Environment (B-K only)
  • EDUC 593: B-K Internship
  • EDMX 710: Teacher Leadership in a Democratic Society
  • EDUC 762: Child Development and Disability