Master of Education Degree in Montessori Education On Campus or Online
The Xavier University Montessori teacher education programs grant an American Montessori Credential and an Ohio Pre-Kindergarten to grade 3 licensure. The programs are affiliated with the American Montessori Society, and accredited by the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education.
The graduate program in Montessori education is based on a strong foundation in child development. This allows students the option of teaching in a public or private Montessori school, as well as in a traditional public or private school The program prepares the student with an understanding of Dr. Montessori’s philosophy in light of the education of the past and present. The Montessori curriculum courses prepare the student to teach practical life, art, music, movement, sensorial, math, language, geography, science and history. Child development is emphasized in courses
and is a integral part of all of the courses. Those holding a master’s degree may obtain certification by planning a post-master’s program with the director of the Montessori teacher education program.
Go to http://www.xavier.edu/montessori-grad/admission.cfm to reference admission requirements.
For online description, please see the fully online option description: Montessori Education (for No Ohio State License and No Montessori Credential), M.Ed.* *(fully online option)