Associate of Applied Science in Early Childhood Education
Central Community College

Program Details

The online AAS in Early Childhood Education degree program from Central Community College provides students with the fundamental building blocks required to transfer to a four-year college or university and earn a teaching degree that qualifies them to teach children from birth through the third grade, including those with disabilities. The curriculum includes infant, toddler, preschool, and school-age practicums, as well as courses covering important topics such as:

  • Child Development
  • Expressive Arts
  • Early Language & Literacy 
  • Safety/Health/Nutrition
  • Curriculum Planning


  • High school transcript or GED scores
  • College transcripts, if applicable
  • Placement test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission