Master of Science (M.S.) in Early Childhood Studies - Administration, Management and Leadership
Offered By: Walden University
Walden University's Master of Science in Early Childhood Studies with a specialization in Administration, Management and Leadership will help you gain the skills you need to start or manage a child care center or development program. This program gives you the knowledge and skills you need to create child-centered programs that promote positive learning experiences for all children. Discover how to plan and manage budgets, as well as recruit, evaluate, and motivate qualified staff. Ensure child safety through regulatory compliance and explore ways to market your program in your community.
Courses in the Administration, Management, and Leadership specialization prepare you to: Lead a curriculum and programmatic content that encourage learning for all children and communicate effectively with parents, family; and communicate with the larger community about the center and its programs.
M.S. in Early Childhood Studies with a specialization in Administration, Management and Leadership will allow you to pursue a variety of professional roles in child care administration and management, including: child care administrator, assistant director, director of a child care center or program, owner of a child care center, preschool director, and program administrator for early childhood programs.