Early Childhood Leadership and Advocacy (M.S.E.)

About our program

The early childhood leadership and advocacy (ECLA) concentration is designed for experienced early childhood (ECE) professionals, such as program administrators, supervisors, teacher leaders and other professionals who work with and advocate for young children and their families. This program prepares candidates with the knowledge and skills required to be effective leaders and advocates in the field of early care and education. All candidates in this concentration must complete the graduate leadership core requirements and either the administration strand or the advocacy strand. 

All coursework is available online and is designed for individuals who seek a part-time, web-based program. A selection of traditional onsite courses is also available.