Bachelor of Arts in Child Development
Concordia University-Saint Paul

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Child Development program prepares students to work with young children.  The curriculum develops appropriate practices and focuses on advocacy and leadership in the field of early education.  Students learn to articulate the theories in early education that support best practices, define developmentally appropriate practices, create inclusive and effective learning environments, and articulate the role of families as the primary teachers, caregivers, and models for young children.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Concordia University-Saint Paul is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official High School Transcript/GED Score