Continue your journey to change the world,
one child at a time.

Degree offered: Master of Arts in Early Childhood Education with a Specialization in Supervision and Leadership

What’s required to begin the MA program?

  • Application and $50 fee.
  • A completed online application.
  • Statement of your professional goals, included in your online application
  • Three letters of recommendation from professionals who can evaluate your potential to carry out graduate work
  • Bachelor’s degree in any major from an accredited institution of higher education
  • Two official copies of transcripts from all colleges/universities attended. Mail official transcripts to KSOE, PMB 4350, Moraga, CA 94575-4350
  • Evidence of health insurance (or a signed waiver) and results of a tuberculin test (within the last four years)
  • An appointment with the Program Director, Luz Casquejo Johnston. Call 925.631.4089 to schedule.

For full admission, you need take and pass the Writing Proficiency Exam. This exam is offered each month. For more details and to register, please contact the KSOE front desk at 925.631.4700 or

Please make an appointment with the Program Director to discuss your plans to begin the master’s program: Luz Casquejo Johnston, Program Director at 925.631.4089 or


Learn more about Financial aid and scholarships, including an American Montessori Society scholarship