List of Accredited Online Degrees

Students pursuing degrees in Education can specialize in several concentrations within the area of study. The field of Education is constantly in need of well trained and educated individuals to further teach an impressionable younger student body the core fundamentals in academics. Education degrees concentrations can be in elementary, secondary or post-secondary, special needs, technology or counseling and administrative roles.

A specific area of study in an Education degree program is Early Childhood education or also known as elementary education. Elementary education is an education level that includes kindergarten thru fifth grade. Most children enroll in elementary school starting with kindergarten (usually five to six years old) and finish secondary education with twelfth grade (usually eighteen years old). Education in elementary settings can range from public schooling, private institutions or home schooling. Student teachers will be responsible for creating lesson plans, disciplinary actions, fostering creativity as well as exude proper ethics and professional behavior.

Student pursuing education degrees with the concentration of elementary education can alleviate the growing need of well-trained and educated professionals, willing and able to inform, educate and influence the lives of children. Teachers, public or private, have the abilities to develop school aged children into socialized and intuitive individuals ready to take on the next level of education in high school or even college.

Graduates of an early childhood educational degree options will demonstrate the core abilities in basic education requirements in teaching, research, applied course work (internships, residencies, externships, work/study programs) and social activities of universities. Student teachers will be able to obtain entry-level career opportunities, teaching and substitute-teaching in addition to using the degree as foundation for further educational aspirations at the Masters or Doctorate level of education.

 

List of Accredited Online Degrees

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Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education

Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education (Leads to initial teacher licensure). An increasing emphasis on early childhood education programs, and a general movement toward universal prescho...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Interdenominational

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education in Interdisciplinary Studies

Liberty University has designed a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education degree program with an interdisciplinary studies focus to suit the busy lifestyles of working professional studen...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Christian

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:

BA Child Developement

Be an advocate for kids. With your online Bachelor of Arts in Child Development degree from Ashford University, you will study the stages of development from infancy through adolescence. M...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

BA Early Childhood Education Infant and Toddler Care

The Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education degree consist of 120 required credit hours. Graduates of the program should have the capability to analyze the weight that families and communiti...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

BA Early Childhood Education Administration Infant and Toddler Care Specialization

The Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education degree consist of 120 required credit hours. Graduates of the program should have the capability to analyze the weight that families and communiti...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Early Childhood Education

Ashford University offers a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Early Childhood Education that is suited for individuals who are interested in working with children in this age group. Graduates of this deg...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Administration

This online bachelor’s degree builds on the foundations of early childhood development best practices while also preparing you to become a leader in the early childhood field. Graduates can ...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

Bachelor of Science in Child Studies

Post University offers a Bachelor of Science in Child Studies Degree that is well suited for students who wish to influence and improve the educational growth of children. Students will gain in-de...

  • Sector of Institution:
    4-year, Private for-profit
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Arts in Children's Learning & Development

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  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of Arts in Early Care & Education

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  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Bachelor of General Studies / Child Development

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  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    124
  • Credit Type:
    Semester Credit

Bachelor of Science in Education / Early Childhood Unified

  • Sector of Institution:
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    127
  • Credit Type:
    Semester Credit

Bachelor of Science in Education / Early Childhood Unified with ESOL Minor

  • Sector of Institution:
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    142
  • Credit Type:
    Semester Credit

Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education

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  • Sector of Institution:
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    125
  • Credit Type:
    Semester Credit

Bachelor of Science in Human Environmental Sciences, Early Childhood Education / Early Child Development

  • Sector of Institution:
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Semester Credit

Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies / Early Childhood-6 Teacher Certification

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  • Sector of Institution:
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    Mostly Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Semester Credit

Bachelor of Arts Major in Early Childhood Development with a California Preliminary Multiple Subject Teaching Credential

The Bachelor of Arts majoring in Early Childhood Development with a California Preliminary Multiple Subject Teaching Credential provides the broad education you’ll need to teach the early e...

  • Sector of Institution:
    4-year, Private not-for-profit
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

Bachelor of Arts with a Major in Early Childhood Education

Early childhood education is focused on working with children eight and younger. As play is so important at these ages, much of early childhood learning is centered on play. As an early childhood...

  • Sector of Institution:
    4-year, Private not-for-profit
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    180
  • Credit Type:
    Per Quarter Credit

Early Childhood Development (BAS)

Lewis-Clark State College offers a Bachelor of Applied Science in Early Childhood Development for students who wish to be educators at the early childhood level, from before Pre-K to third grade. ...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
    N/A
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    128
  • Credit Type:

BA Early Childhood

Mayville State University offers a BA in Early Childhood that prepares students to work in preschools, Head Start programs, and a variety of other child-related agencies. Students with this degree...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
    N/A
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    83
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Science in Education with a Concentration in Child Development

Nova Southeastern University, primarily located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, offers a Bachelor of Science in Education with a concentration on Child Development. The degree program is designe...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:

Bachelor of Science Degree in Education Studies with Emphasis in Early Childhood Education

Earn your degree in Bachelor of Science Degree in Education Studies with Emphasis in Early Childhood Education from Park University...

  • Sector of Institution:
    4-year, Private not-for-profit
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    0
  • Credit Type:
    NA

Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education

If you have a love of children and desire to be a positive force in shaping young lives, consider the online Regent University’s Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education. Engaging Ch...

  • Sector of Institution:
    4-year, Private not-for-profit
  • Religious Affiliation:

    None

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Term

Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood/Mild Intervention Education

Early childhood education--Pre-kindergarten and elementary school--has been discovered over the past two decades to be the biggest indicator of success in school for children. Students who have nu...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    N/A

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    125
  • Credit Type:

Early Childhood Development: Non Certification

Early Childhood Development: Non Certification Coming Soon......

  • Sector of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
    N/A
  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
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