Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education
Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education program is designed for ambitious adults who want to work with children in grades PreK-5.  This is a flexible program that allows students to receive their educations while maintaining personal and professional responsibilities.  Courses include:

  • General Teaching Methods
  • Educational Technology
  • Adolescent Literature
  • Classroom Management
  • Introduction to Multicultural Education


  • Official high school transcript for students with no prior college education
  • Overall GPA of 2.5 in all previous college course work (if applicable)
  • Minimum composite ACT score of 27 OR passing scores on all Ohio-prescribed assessments prior to enrollment in upper-division education cohort sequence
  • Admission interview

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission