Admission Requirements

The Early Childhood Education program is a screened major. All applicants must meet specified, minimum requirements to be considered for admission, including:

  • have a minimum GPA of 2.75 on all prerequisite and University-required courses, and a 3.0 in major courses,
  • meet the Maryland State Department of Education Basic Skills Assessment Requirement
  • meet with a program advisor, and submit a complete application with supporting documents by the specified deadline,
  • attend a mandatory orientation session on the designated date