EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
The department of Human Development and Child Studies offers early childhood education programs at the undergraduate and graduate level.
Undergraduate students working on a bachelor’s degree in elementary education have the option to also include coursework for the ZS (early childhood general and special education) teaching endorsement.
Graduate students have the following options:
- ZS endorsement
- M.Ed. in early childhood education without ZS endorsement
- M.Ed. in early childhood education with ZS endorsement
- Ph.D. in early childhood education
Oakland University is now partnering with the T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® Michigan scholarship program to provide tuition assistance to eligible students pursuing a graduate degree in Early Childhood Education or related major at Oakland University. For more information, including eligibility guidelines, please visit the MiAEYC website.