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Montessori Education

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Montessori teachers are in great demand; hundreds of job postings go unfilled each year! You can teach in one of the 4,500 public and private Montessori schools in the U.S. or at the thousands of Montessori schools around the world. 

The University of Hartford is one of only a few universities nationwide where you can earn a bachelor's or master's degree with an internationally recognized Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) diploma—all in one program!

The programs are a partnership between the University of Hartford and the Montessori Training Center Northeast, an AMI-teacher training center managed by the Capitol Region Education Council. 

Online Information Sessions

Learn more about our bachelor’s and master's degree programs at our monthly online information sessions:

March 10, 2020
March 22, 2020 - special 4:00 pm session for high school students and parents- Register here
April 14, 2020
May 12, 2020

All sessions are from 5:30–6:30 pm Eastern time.

Program Benefits

  • Earn three credentials in one program - a bachelor's or master's degree, an AMI diploma, and Connecticut teaching certification.
  • Career-ready training: Montessori teachers are in demand - there are 4,500 Montessori schools in the U.S. and more than 20,000 worldwide. Hundreds of job postings for trained Montessori teachers go unfilled each year.
  • Montessori scholarships are available in addition to the University's financial aid.
  • Your AMI Montessori diploma is recognized around the world and provides a “passport” to teach internationally.

Center for Montessori Studies

The University of Hartford's Center for Montessori Studies is an intellectual community of researchers and practitioners contributing to Montessori education. The Center supports the research, teaching, and practice from which our students benefit. Learn more and view our webinars:

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