Prospective Students

Join Us for an Upcoming Montessori Career Information Session this Fall

Interested in learning more about Montessori teacher and administrator certification at Seton Montessori Institute?

Join us on one of the dates below to engage in conversation, consider the possible career choices in Montessori education, and learn more about the Seton experience. Each of our information sessions is complimentary; but requires pre-registration.

Register by clicking on one of the dates below:

Register Now: October 13, 2014 – 1:30 pm

Register Now: November 8, 2014 – 12:30 pm

Register Now: December 7, 2014 – 1:30 pm

We look forward to meeting you!


Seton Montessori Institute presents all of our adult learner programs on our beautiful four acre campus in Clarendon Hills, Illinois. Nestled into a beautiful setting, provided by our Lab School  – Seton Montessori, our adults learners are connected to the work they are studying – the child.


For more information about our teacher and administrator certification programs, please complete the Online Inquiry Form below.

Click here to: Complete Seton Montessori Institute’s Online Inquiry Form


Infant-Toddler Certification Program

This course content focuses on the characteristics and needs of the very youngest children and the special personal preparation needed by those who work with infants, toddlers and their families.  The course is organized into six successful phases.  A late fee of $200 will be assessed on applications received past deadline.

2015 Infant-Toddler Application for Admission

2015 Reference Form


Early Childhood Certification Program

Seton Montessori Institute’s personalized, adult-oriented program prepares students as competent, reflective Early Childhood Montessori Educators.  The program offers a deep philosophical base, balanced with an effective and complete immersion in techniques and materials for the three through six age group. A late fee of $200 will be assessed on applications received past deadline.

2015 Early Childhood Application for Admission

2015 Reference Form


Elementary I and Elementary I-II Certification Program

Seton Montessori Institute’s Elementary course prepares self-aware adults as Montessori educators for children in their elementary years of development.  The course prepares adult educators for work with children ages six through twelve, Montessori’s second plan of development. A late fee of $200 will be assessed on applications received past deadline.


Administrators Certification Program

Seton Montessori Institute’s Administrators program provides opportunities for comprehensive study of Montessori philosophy and curriculum, educational leadership and school management. Admissions are conducted on a rolling basis. Please contact our Registrar at, and she will walk you through the program models and their sequence.

2015 Administrator Application for Admission

2015 Administrator Reference Form


See Also…

List of Approved Independent International Education Transcript Evaluators

2015 Technology Requirements Info Sheet

Introduction to Child Development (ICD) Info Sheet



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