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2024-2025 Graduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Graduate Catalog

Inclusive Early Childhood Education (birth - grade 2) - Initial Certification Residency Program

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This Inclusive Early Childhood initial certification program is offered in a non-traditional Residency Program format. See Inclusive Early Childhood and Childhood Education Program Information  for details about applying, requirements, and certification.

Residency Program Fieldwork

  • Students in the residency program are required to complete at least 1,000 hours in their residency classrooms, which will include at least 250 hours in special education (either in their residency classroom or in another classroom).
  • Field work hours that are traditionally embedded in the inclusive early childhood coursework is included in the 1,000 required hours and is not an additional requirement.

NYS Mandated Workshops (0 credits)

The following are workshops mandated for all teaching candidates by New York State:

Student Teaching and Integrative Seminar (6 credits)

Inclusive Early Childhood Capstone Sequence (3 credits)


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