Education and Human Development - BA to MA

Degree Earned: BA MA Designed to allow students to complete both a BA and an MA in Education and Human Development in as little as five years, deepening their expertise, advancing their career goals, and positioning them for leadership roles. Graduates have the skills to teach in a social justice framework, work with diverse learners, and engage in high-quality instruction and assessment.

Bachelor of Arts in Education and Human Development, Early Childhood Education

Degree Earned: BA Allows students to obtain a bachelor's degree while completing field experiences and internships in place of employment. Graduates become professionals who create inclusive, culturally, and linguistically diverse public school or community-based early childhood education settings, emphasizing family-centered practices.

Minor in Education Studies

Degree Earned: Minor CU Denver’s minor in Education Studies is useful across many disciplines and career paths. Undergraduate students explore cognition and learning theory, teaching methods, development across the life span, and working with culturally and linguistically diverse learners.

Bachelor of Arts in Education and Human Development, Early Childhood Education (License)

Degree Earned: BA License Prepares future teachers to work in inclusive and diverse early learning environments with young children (infancy through age eight). Graduates attain practices that embrace the whole child in culturally and linguistically diverse public school or community-based early childhood education settings, emphasizing family-centered practices.