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Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education

Program Details

Ball State University offers the online Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education, a bachelor completion program that gives students a distinct advantage within a variety of early childhood settings. Not only does this program increase a student’s knowledge of children from birth to age 5, but it also includes a minor in early childhood special education. Secure your future with a degree from Ball State University.


Associate degree in early childhood education (including a practicum) or at least 45 credits that apply toward our early childhood education degree (approved by the program coordinator) - both must be from an accredited college or university. A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher of transferable credit.

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission