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The Master’s degree in Education (M.Ed.) and Certification Preparation Programs meet Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) requirements. The Montessori Early Childhood Teacher Education Programs are affiliated with the American Montessori Society (AMS) and accredited by the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE). 

In addition, all Education Programs satisfy the College’s mission by providing the individualized advising and high-quality instruction that is critical to a holistic education. 

Chestnut Hill College (CHC) is accredited as an institution by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and authorized by the Commonwealth of PA to offer graduate programs and confer the Master of Education Degree. For additional information about CHC’s accreditations and memberships.

ACT 48 Provider

Chestnut Hill College is an Act 48 provider. Forms to apply for Act 48 credit are available in the Education Office and the SGS Office.

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