Working with young children is one of the most challenging and rewarding career choices you can make.
Young children benefit from having a nurturing caregiver and a safe learning environment in which they take an active role in the learning process. If you are a passionate person who loves working with young children and has a heart for education – the ECE program is the program for you!
What Will I Learn?
Courses offered through the Early Childhood Education program were developed to lay a foundation in a large scope of learning and teaching concepts for young children, including classes in:
- Child Growth and Development
- Curriculum Development
- Social and Emotional Development
- Language and Literacy
- Creative Art, Movement and Expression
Our program prepares you to work in a variety of childcare facilities including public and at-home daycares, preschools and learning centers in a variety of positions such as teachers and teacher assistants, center directors and owner-operators of at-home centers.
Benefits of Online Classes
- Continue in your profession – Don’t put your life on hold to pursue your new career
- Convenience and flexibility – Study where and when you can
- More comfortable learning environment – Pajamas or yoga pants, active or cozy area, it’s up to you!
- Avoid commuting – Save time, money, and gas
Learn Online, Anytime
You can learn when and where you want with our 100 percent online program that features a robust curriculum including up-to-date teaching and learning processes. Our students benefit from small class sizes ensuring one-on-one time with your instructor.
Proud Partner of the CDA
The Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential™ is the most widely recognized credential in early childhood education (ECE) and is a key stepping stone on the path of career advancement in ECE.
Notable employers of our ECE graduates include:
Community Action Project
Union Public Schools
Broken Arrow Early Head Start
Cornerstone Child Development
Central Elementary School
For detailed tuition information, student outcomes and statistics, view our Gainful Employment Disclosures for a Diploma in Early Childhood Education.