Associate in Applied Science in Early Learning & Development
Rio Salado College

Program Details

The online AAS in Early Learning & Development program from Rio Salado College prepares individuals to enter the workforce as Early Childhood Professionals and assists individuals already employed in the field in upgrading and expanding their skills. The curriculum emphasizes the roles of early care and education professionals, families, and the wider society as they work together to meet the contemporary needs of young children. Course work includes:

  • The principles of developmental science
  • Professionalism in early childhood work
  • Philosophies and methods of early learning
  • The impact of standards on practice

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Rio Salado College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

ACT/SAT, Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score