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Master of Science in Child Development

Program Details

The online MS in Child Development degree program is designed for child development professionals and supervisors who wish to increase their understanding of the physical, intellectual, and emotional development of children. Through coursework that integrates practical and theoretical concepts, students develop the skills to assume leadership roles in all phases of the child development field.


Requires an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or above in Early Childhood courses. Visit the University Catalog for complete admission and graduation requirements and a list of frequently asked questions. Due to newly implemented revisions in the Higher Education Act, only California residents are eligible to apply to the Online Degree Programs.

Accreditation & Licensing

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission