Contact Inclusive Childhood Education

Katrina Arndt, Chair of Department of Undergraduate Inclusive Education (DUIE)
Office: RCW 109
Phone: (585) 385-7215

Inclusive Childhood Education

Program Overview

The Inclusive Childhood Education major will prepare you to be a highly capable and ethically responsible teacher who has the knowledge, skills, and dispositions necessary to teach and reach all students effectively in childhood education (grades 1–6).

The Inclusive Childhood Education program will qualify you for a B.S. in Inclusive Childhood Education with New York State Initial Certifications in Childhood (1–6), Students with Disabilities (1–6), and Middle School Extension in the content area (7–9).

As an Inclusive Childhood Education major, you will also complete a second major in one of the following content areas:

  • English
  • French
  • Mathematics (Statistics major)
  • Social Studies (American Studies or History major)
  • Spanish

If you choose a second liberal arts major other than one of these six, you must meet with the chairman of the Department of Undergraduate Inclusive Education to review your options.

Program Requirements

The Undergraduate Catalog contains the most current Inclusive Childhood Education Program Requirements.

Department of Undergraduate Inclusive Education (DUIE) Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Undergraduate Inclusive Education is to provide candidates with educational programs and experiences designed to help them develop the necessary skills, knowledge, and professional dispositions needed for teaching in educational settings that are inclusive of all children.

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