Associate of Applied Science in Early Childhood Education
Great Basin College

Program Details

The online AAS in Early Childhood Education degree program from Great Basin College is designed to prepare students for entry level employment or to upgrade their current employment status in the field of Early Childhood Education. Students may choose to focus on either Early Childhood or Infant/Toddler while obtaining valuable knowledge and skills in the areas of:

  • Child development and education
  • Family and community relationships
  • Inter-agency cooperation and referrals 
  • Cross-cultural awareness 
  • Curriculum development and implementation 
  • Child assessment
  • Professional behavior


  • High school or diploma for degree-seeking students
  • SAT, ACT or placement tests
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities