Choose from five degree options

M.S. in Child Development

Our flagship degree offers the best possible preparation for professional and leadership roles in any discipline that serves children or families.

M.S. in Child Development/M.J. in Children’s Law and Policy (Dual Degree)

Understand how law impacts young children and their families with this dual degree in partnership with Loyola University Chicago’s School of Law’s Civitas ChildLaw Center.

Master of Social Work

Advocate for and address the complex needs of vulnerable children and their families with a unique developmentally-informed M.S.W.

M.S. in Early Childhood Education Leading to Licensure

Prepare to become a licensed teacher of children from birth through third grade, but with the deep knowledge of child development and reflective practice for which Erikson is known.

M.S. in Early Childhood Education (Online)

Designed for practicing teachers, our online master’s deepens your understanding of child development and forever changes how you think of and interact with the young children in your classroom.


How it works

Picture yourself at Erikson. Choose the class times and program duration that work for you, and understand the requirements for completing a master’s degree at Erikson. See how it works

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