Early Childhood Credential Program
Dates and Times
The 22-month certification program begins with a two-week summer intensive academic phase. Classes will be held between
Please check back in fall of 2019 for more details on the next cohort.
Tuition and Fees
|Tuition: includes AMS and MACTE fees (due May 1, 2019)||$7,000|
|Application fee (on or before April 15)||$250 (non-refundable)|
|Application fee (after April 15)||$350 (non-refundable)|
Additional Fees (if required):
|Self-Directed Practicum fee||$300|
|Continuum fee (if coursework not completed by
|Each Practicum visit (beyond the required three)||$100|
- Practicum sites that are outside of a 50-mile radius from MCMS, the cost of transportation and lodging (if
required) must be assumed by the adult learner.
- Tuition payment options are available.
- Fees do not include required books and supplies estimated to cost approximately $500.
Every year, the American Montessori Society awards teacher education scholarships to aspiring Montessori teachers.
In 2018, AMS awarded a total of $71,200 to 24 aspiring Montessori teachers.
For more details on our Early Childhood Credential Program, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or click the button below.