Bachelor of Science in Child Development
Central Methodist University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Child Development degree program from Central Methodist University prepares you to teach and care for children in a variety of settings. It is ideal for those interested in a career in an early childhood setting that does not require public school certification, such as maintaining your own daycare center or working in commercial or non-profit childcare settings, including Head Start Programs.  Courses focus on topics such as health, reading and writing with young children, and classroom management.  You will learn about curriculum development, behavior management, and more in a flexible program that allows you to continue working while earning your degree.  Through this program you can prepare for your future without compromising your present life.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Central Methodist 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)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score