Our additional licensure program is for individuals who have a current Minnesota license in elementary education and want to add a license in early childhood. After successfully completing licensure requirements, including coursework and supervised student teaching, students are recommended for an additional Minnesota state license in early childhood education (Birth-3rd grade). This program leads to recommendation for licensure and does not result in an MEd
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The program typically takes about three semesters to complete, part-time.
You must pass the MTLE Early Childhood Education Content Test to be recommended for licensure.
Tuition for our additional licensure program follows the Masters in Education and post-baccalaureate tuition rates for the College of Education and Human Development. Full-time enrollment is 6 to 14 credits per semester.