Framingham State campus

The Master of Education with a concentration in Early Childhood Education is a Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education approved program for advancing the Early Childhood: Teacher of Students With and Without Disabilities (PreK-2) Initial license to the Professional level. The program also provides advanced studies appropriate for teachers who hold Early Education and Care (EEC) – formerly Office of Child Care Service (OCCS) – certification as Lead Teacher, Director I and/or Director II.

Coordinator and Advisor: Valerie Hytholt, Education


  1. Requirements are accurate to date. However, the University reserves the right to change requirements in the future, and will notify applicants should any changes be made.
  2. Refer to appropriate catalog for Degree Requirements for prior years.

Framingham State University

100 State Street

PO Box 9101

Framingham, MA 01701-9101


Phone: 508-620-1220