Montessori Primary Certification (ages 3-6)

Credit Recommendations 

  • Child Development: 3 credits, lower division level
  • Children's Literature/Language/Literacy Development: 3 credits, lower division level
  • Early Childhood Methods: 6 credits, lower division level
  • Field Experience/Practicum: 6 credits, upper division level
  • Introduction to Early Childhood Education: 3 credits, lower division level

Effective Dates 


Issuing Agency

Montessori Centre International

Applying for the Credit

If your credential was issued or valid during the validity period, or effective dates, for the credit recommendation, then you're eligible to apply for the credit. 

  • Consult with your Academic Advisor regarding the applicability of the credit to your degree plan.
  • Contact the PLA Office or the Registrar to apply for the credit.