Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education (Without Licensure)
Colorado Christian University

Program Details

The Early Childhood Education (Without Licensure) degree is designed for adult students nationwide who wish to become early childhood teachers and obtain a Bachelor of Arts degree without licensure. Graduates may teach in a pre-kindergarten through third grade classroom in public charter schools, private schools, and international schools that do not require licensure. Additionally, Head Start teachers may choose this option to obtain their degree as well as Directors of Preschools or Early Childhood Centers. 

Graduates of this program may later choose to pursue Colorado licensure through the CDE’s Alternative Licensing Program or through CCU’s Master of Arts in Special Education Licensure program.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission

Restricted States

Arkansas, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky