Early Childhood Education With Bilingual Extension (Birth to Grade 2) EdM

Graduate School of Education

Program Description

Early childhood and childhood education EdM programs are available for those who wish to pursue a bilingual specialization/extension. The programs are suitable for students who wish to obtain New York State certification to teach bilingual students birth through grade six, those who already have initial teacher certification before entering the program, and those who aspire to complete both a master's degree in bilingual education and childhood education or early childhood certification requirements.

Program Contact

Renad Aref
366 Baldy Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260
Email: gseinfo@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-645-2110
Fax: 716-645-7937

Instruction Method

  • In Person (no courses offered online)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

Credits Required

  • 40-61 Hours

Time-to-Degree

  • 1 to 2 Years

Application Fee

  • $50

Admission Tests**

  • GRE

Special Accomodations

GRE required for initial and initial/professional programs only.

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.

** At least one of the admissions tests are required for admission. Test and score requirements/exceptions vary by program. Contact the department for details.