Associate of Arts in Early Childhood Education
University of Arizona Global Campus

Program Details

Launch your career when you earn your Associate of Arts in Early Childhood Education (ECE) degree from the University of Arizona Global Campus. Prepare young kids for their long-term academic success by taking the first steps toward qualifying for potential opportunities in daycare and preschools. As an early childhood education professional, you will be involved in helping the development of a child’s emotional, social, and educational needs.

An Associate of Arts in Early Childhood Education degree can prepare you to work in the field of childcare and help maintain a professional edge over the competition. ECE associate-level degrees develop you with the basics of child learning and development and the instructional strategies needed to help young children grow. This AA degree is 67 credits and can help prepare you to transfer to a bachelor-level program to further your ECE education.

An online degree from the University of Arizona Global Campus does not lead to immediate teacher licensure in any state.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Arizona Global Campus is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

The University of Arizona Global Campus (formerly Ashford University) is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 1001 Marina Village Parkway, Suite 402, Alameda, CA 94501.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Restricted States

Arkansas, District of Columbia, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Puerto Rico, New York