Monroe College's Bronx campus is an ideal urban campus located in the bustling Fordham section.
Located in downtown New Rochelle, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse, thriving suburban community in Westchester County.
The scenic Monroe College St. Lucia campus in Barnard Hill Castries on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia combines the best of many worlds.
Monroe's Queens Extension Center is located in the heart of downtown Flushing, a vibrant and ethnically mixed district of Queens.
Make a positive difference in the lives of young children by training to become a teacher at the Monroe College School of Education.
Our Bachelor’s (BS) degree program in Early Childhood Education prepares students for careers as skilled educators in high-needs schools. Our experienced faculty of active and retired teachers, superintendents and education directors bring over 100 years of service to the classroom. They work one-on-one with students to help them grasp the diverse cognitive, cultural, developmental and linguistic needs of early childhood learners. Academic instruction is balanced with real-world training, working with children at local nursery schools, daycare facilities and special needs schools.
The New York State Education Department (NYSED) and Monroe College have partnered to offer students the opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education with no out-of-pocket tuition costs. Learn more by visiting our Teaching Professions Scholarship web page.
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benefits of being a teacher in NYC public schools, according to the New
York City Department of Education.
Bachelor's Degree Bilingual Certificate Teaching Professions Scholarship
Welcome to Monroe College School of Education! Some people who don’t know about education think that choosing to be an early childhood teacher is an easy career or one that doesn’t really take college preparation. We know you don’t believe that and neither do we! Starting young children on the path to social, emotional, physical and cognitive growth is a very important career that takes knowledge of psychology, child development and learning theory as well as college level liberal arts. We’re impressed by your choice to help educate the next generation of children and are pleased you chose to study with us here at Monroe.So welcome to the start of the best career you could ever imagine. With hard work and our support, you’re ready to soar!
Dr. Anne Lillis