Associate of Arts in Elementary Education
Northeast Community College

Program Details

The online Associate of Arts in Elementary Education degree program is for individuals who want to pursue a career with children. This program is designed to prepare students to seek employment in preschools, childcare centers, family home care, and more. Students in this program have the opportunity to continue their education at a four-year college once they finish their associate's degree. In addition to a range of general education courses, the curriculum covers topics such as:

  • Family & Community Relationships
  • Child & Adolescent Psychology
  • Children's Literature
  • Elementary Schools Art & Music


  • High school transcripts
  • College transcripts (if applicable)
  • ACT or SAT scores (an ASSET/COMPASS placement test may be completed in lieu of this)
  • New student registration session

School Accreditation Statement

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