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Bachelor of Science in Child Studies

Program Details

The online BS in Child Studies degree program from Post University prepares students to work with children from birth through age 8 in private settings. Graduates may pursue employment or promotions in private and state-funded centers, early care and early education centers, departments of social services, family resources centers, children’s museums, or recreation centers, as they possess the knowledge and skills to:

  • Apply developmental knowledge to create healthy, respectful, supportive and challenging learning environments
  • Apply knowledge and understanding of family, culture and community characteristics when building effective relationships with diverse families and children
  • Observe and document children’s learning using appropriate assessment tools and approaches
  • Construct and implement an engaging curriculum that is meaningful, challenging and achievable to all children
  • Effectively and professionally communicate verbally and in writing

Requirements

  • Accredited high school diploma or GED equivalent recognized by the Department of Education
  • Official transcripts
  • Cumulative 2.0 GPA or above

Accreditation & Licensing

Post University is licensed by the State of Connecticut through the Office of Higher Education.

Post University is accredited through the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).

Disclosure

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