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Tuition and Fees

TUITION AND FEES:

Registration Fee: $100.00

Credential Fees:

     American Montessori Society (AMS):                                                   $225.

     Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Credentialing (MACTE):      $164.

     Bureau of Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE) Fee:                         $   0.

     Credential Fees due by July 1st.

 1.    Infant & Toddler Teacher Credential Course:

                  Total Tuition: $2200.00

                  Tuition may be paid per course: $150.00 - $400.00

                  Early Childhood Overview (ECO) Course: $350.00

-       if student does not have the Early Childhood credential

2.   Early Childhood Teacher Credential Course:

                  Total Tuition: $3200.00

                  Tuition may be paid per course: $400.00

-       8 courses

Self-directed Practicum Fee - $300.

3.   Elementary Level I Teacher Credential Course:

                  Total Tuition: $4500.00

                  Tuition may be paid per course: $450.00

-       10 courses

Early Childhood Overview (ECO) Course: $350.00

-       if student does not have the Early Childhood credential

 

4.   Elementary Level II Teacher Course:

                  Total Tuition: $2250.00

                  Tuition may be paid per course: $450.00

-       5 courses

Early Childhood Overview (ECO) Course: $350.00

-       if student does not have the Early Childhood credential

 

 Note:

     Overdue accounts are blocked until the account is current.

 

      Tuition MUST be paid on the first day of the class, or $25 late fee.

 

         For I-20 / Student Visa Students Only:

                Practice and Philosophy Tuition: $200 ($50/each of 4 course)

 

Additional Seminars and Workshops:

     MTEC offers Administration and Professional Growth classes for additional tuition fee(s).

 

Books & Materials:

     Tuition Fees do not include books, manuals, supplies, and materials.

     For more information visit curriculum-materials.

     Visit www.montessorird.com for current prices.

     Once purchased, books, manuals, and other materials are the property

     of the student.

 

     The MTEC - SFBA does not sell or accept returned materials and makes

          no refunds on materials.

 

Field Supervisor Visits:

The tuition Fees do not include transportation of the Field Supervisor to the

 practicum site.  Transportation costs are an  additional fee at the federal

rate per mile, or airline flight costs.

 

Housing Costs:

Tuition Fees do not include lodging nor is lodging provided by the Center.

Lodging is not available through the MTEC-SFBA.

MTEC-SFBA provides information on accommodations.

Craig's List is a popular resource for shared housing.

 

Extended enrollment and Inactive enrollment:

Fee:  $100

Enrollment that extends beyond the twelve (12) month completion date for the summer intensive schedule or twenty-two months for the year-round schedule, or enrollment which has become inactive (defined as no progress toward course completion within a year period) pay the re-enrollment fee.

 

 

 

Financial Aid:

MTEC-SFBA does not provide financial aid. The Center offers

a ten-month installment payment plan to all Credential Course students.

 

Scholarships:

The American Montessori Society Scholarships Funds is a tuition scholarship program which is awarded each year. The application for the scholarships may be requested from American Montessori Society, 116 East 16th Street, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10003-2163 - (212) 358-1250. The application and all supporting documentation must arrive at the AMS office by May 1st. to the AMS/Teacher-Education-ScholarshipsCoordinator.