Online Graduate Education Programs

Advance your career in early childhood development and education with an online master’s in early childhood education from Concordia University, Nebraska. Our programs prepare teachers to create inclusive learning environments for children from birth through third grade.

Concordia Nebraska’s flexible early childhood education degree programs prepare you to take the latest approaches to early education in your classroom. Upon graduation, you’ll be ready to become a leader in inclusive learning and early childhood development.

Coursework in our master’s in early childhood education programs meets the guidelines set by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). Our faith-based, hands-on curriculum prepares you to make a difference in young students’ lives and effect meaningful change in learning environments.

With a flexible online format, you can study at your own pace when it’s convenient for you. Our programs include the following:

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If you have already earned a master’s in education degree, you can earn one of our many additional teaching endorsements. Our education endorsements include the following:

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Early Childhood Special Education

Take advantage of the lowest online M.Ed. tuition rate in Nebraska starting in Spring 2022. Request information to learn more!

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N C A T E. The Standard of Excellence in Teacher Preparation


Concordia University, Nebraska is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. The university’s teacher education program has been accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) since 1953.

About Concordia University, Nebraska

Concordia University is an excellent academic and Christ-centered community equipping men and women for lives of learning, service and leadership. For 125 years, we have equipped students to succeed in the classroom and in their chosen careers and vocations by intentionally intersecting learning, life and faith through an enriched and comprehensive education.

At Concordia, you will be immersed in a supportive academic community, explore a passion for inquiry, develop a quest for a higher purpose and be rooted in faith-grounded wisdom that will equip you for your vocations.

Upcoming Start Dates

  • 01/10/2022
    8-week term
  • 03/07/2022
    8-week term
  • 05/02/2022
    8-week term
  • 06/27/2022
    8-week term

Why Concordia University, Nebraska?

  • Affordable Education

    U.S. News & World Report ranked us 10th in the Midwest region when it comes to best value.

  • Academic Excellence

    We prepare our graduates for career success and enriched lives. That's one of the many reasons we're recognized among the nation's Colleges of Distinction.

  • Faith-Focused

    We intentionally intersect faith and learning so you’ll discover a renewed sense of purpose and satisfaction as you develop the skills to go higher in your career and vocations.

  • Flexibility and Convenience

    Our programs are delivered in an online format with several start dates throughout the year so that you can study on your schedule.

The professors at Concordia are extremely knowledgeable and experienced in the classes they teach. They are encouraging and kind in their feedback. They had high expectations and made me want to do my best.

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