Undergraduate Certificate in Infant and Toddler Specialization
Ball State University

Program Details

Research has shown that early childhood education is critical for a person’s educational potential and life-long wellbeing. The Undergraduate Certificate in Infant and Toddler Specialization allows you to facilitate this success. This online early childhood education certificate provides a specialized credential for those working with children from birth through age 3. 

Graduates go on to work in early childcare settings. Coursework is also relevant for administrators, therapists, and home visitors. Classes cover subjects including parenting, infant environment management, promoting prosocial development, and child and family wellness. 

This certificate may be paired with a related bachelor’s degree to expand your career flexibility and credibility.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Ball State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score