Credit opportunities

credit opportunities

University of British Columbia B.Ed Program: 
The University of British Columbia is offering an Introduction to Montessori Education Bachelor of Education cohort beginning in August 2015. Students who wish to have their BEd program recognized towards continuing Montessori professional development will register in an additional 6 credits of Montessori coursework and complete a pre-program, online Introduction to Montessori Foundations course (see that can be completed at one’s own pace between May to August 2015 and one on-campus course at UBC from Aug. 31-Sept. 4 , 2015, These courses, together with the BEd coursework and practica, will be recognized as partial laddering towards an AMS credential should the teacher candidate wish to continue their professional development by enrolling in an AMS-affiliated Montessori Teacher Education Program.

Xavier University M.Ed program (partial credit) 


Information about Xavier University's on-line Masters can be found at the following site

Chaminade University M.Ed program 

Srudents who complete the Montessori Elementary Credential and receive an AMS credential may apply for acceptance into Chaminade University's M. Ed. with a Montessori Emphasis Graduate Program. Five core courses offered online, in addition to a comprehensive exam is required to complete this degree. Students receive 12 credits. The balance of the credits can be earned on-line. Contact: Elizabeth

Endicott College M.Ed program

Students enrolled in VBE’s elementary program are eligible for admission in the Endicott College- TIES Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Montessori Integrative Learning. Successful applicants receive credit for work completed through VBE. Courses are delivered online through a specially designed e-Campus.

It is facilitated by experienced Montessorians who are members of Endicott Colleges/TIES faculty. The Endicott tuition for the M.Ed. provides a substantial tuition discount for VBE students. For more detailed information visit their website or write to

St. Catherine University M.Ed program (partial credit) 

St. Catherine recognizes 15 graduate credits towards its M Ed the balance of the course work can be taken on-line. Teachers visit the campus one weekend. Further information at their website.