Elementary/Early Childhood/Special Education Bridge 3/2 Program

The field of early childhood education is changing rapidly as more children with special needs are being identified earlier. Early identification has lead to early intervention, which is essential to educating children with special needs. Maryville University, recognized as a leader in early childhood education, recognized the increasing need for special education teachers for young children by developing a graduate program in Education with certification in Early Childhood Special Education.

Why Choose Elementary/Early Childhood/Special Education Bridge At Maryville University

Throughout your studies at Maryville, you can expect a student-centered, academically rigorous and market-relevant education focused on your personal and career and goals.

  • Expert faculty members are passionate about mentoring and helping each student identify a strong career path.
  • Professional connections are emphasized in learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom.
  • We are committed to a technology-forward learning environment.
  • Maryville continually updates curriculums with input from business and professional leaders to keep pace with the needs of employers.