Stephen F. Austin State University

Early Childhood Education

Department of Elementary Education

PO Box 13017, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962
Phone: 936.468.2904


Master of Education (M.Ed.)
Master of Education in Early Childhood - Online (M.Ed.)

Thesis Optional: Yes


This program is designed to meet the specific needs of individuals who work with children ages birth through eight years. The program is designed to develop specialized competency in organizing programs for young children and families through in-depth study and research related to child growth and development, theoretical underpinnings of classroom practice, development of learning strategies, and sociological and psychological factors influencing behavior in young children.

Contact the Advisor:

Dr. Susan Casey
Phone: 936.468.1703