Bachelor of Professional Studies / Child Development
Arkansas Tech University

Program Details

A Bachelor of Professional Studies degree in Child development is available online with Arkansas Tech University.  This program will not lead directly to licensure, but provides a solid foundation of knowledge in developmental studies.  Courses include but are not limited to:

  • Child and adolescent development
  • Professional communications
  • Developmental psychology
  • Principles of personnel management

Students will learn the most effective ways to lead in professional environments.  Develop research strategies, problem-solving techniques, and more.  Take on studies in written communication, and enhance personal, professional, and academic goals with ATU online.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • 2.0 GPA or score of 600 on GED exam
  • Official transcripts
  • ACT/SAT or ACCUPLACER scores

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission