Associate of Science in Early Childhood Education
Arkansas Tech University

Program Details

The Associate of Science in Early Childhood Education program is designed to prepare you for various careers related to child care and early childhood education. If you have a few academic requirements you need to fulfill before moving on with your education, this online early childhood education degree might be a good fit for you.

The curriculum gives you a thorough understanding of child development and the value of play in children’s learning. You learn to design developmentally-appropriate curriculum and classroom practices. You’ll be given an important understanding of health, safety, and nutrition. And, importantly, you will gain a holistic appreciation of the role a child’s family, culture, and community plays in their life.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Arkansas Tech University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score