Graduates will be prepared and qualified for positions working with infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and/or kindergarteners.
Graduates may take teaching positions in inclusive settings such as:
- public pre-kindergarten and kindergarten
- Head Start and Early Head Start
- preschool special education
- early intervention
- early childhood special education itinerant services.
All QUIERE scholars must teach for 2 years (for each year of QUIERE funding) in high needs settings which include infants, preschoolers, and/or kindergarten children who qualify for special education services.
(Note: All 23 credits can be used over one program year.)