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

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Central Community College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Official High School Transcript/GED Score