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.
Monroe College, with funding support from New York State, is offering qualified, diverse candidates the opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education with no out-of-pocket tuition costs, regardless of their family income. Students in the Early Childhood Education program will be able to use a combination of state and federal financial aid, as well as Monroe College scholarships, to cover their full tuition.
Program applicants should hold or be in the process of
earning a regents diploma and have a class average of 80 or higher.
Monroe College’s Early Childhood Education degree prepares
teachers for success working with at-risk students in high-needs schools. The
program’s goal is to develop high-performing, skilled, and passionate teachers
who can make a significant difference in children’s lives. Our graduates are
well versed in all aspects of early childhood development, including children
with special needs and disabilities. They understand the unique challenges and
heightened risk factors facing urban families and schools, and they are well
equipped to provide effective instruction and intervention for all learners.
more about our BS in Early Childhood Education
Monroe’s School of Education provides clinically rich field
experience through active partnerships with public and charter schools, Head
Start programs, universal pre-K programs, and nursery schools throughout the
New York Metropolitan area. Students complete over 300 hours of field
experience during their program at Monroe, far beyond NYSED’s requirements for
student-teaching. This teaching experience allows students to deepen their
understanding and skills and sometimes leads to full-time employment at
students’ placement schools after graduation.
TEACHING PROFESSIONS SCHOLARSHIP PDF