Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education
Eastern Oregon University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education program prepares students for working with young children from birth to age 8 as teachers, program directors, advocates, or policymakers in schools, businesses, mental health agencies, private or church-related programs, and more.  The curriculum allows students to explore the field of early childhood education, gaining the knowledge and skills needed for supporting, educating, and advocating for young children.  Students will receive in-depth knowledge of early childhood foundations, development, and learning and apply this knowledge in learning to create high-quality early care and educational programs that focus on developing appropriate learning experiences for young children.  Coursework is comprised of courses in the Early Childhood Education major and an additional academic minor or course of study that the student chooses.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Eastern Oregon University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)