Degree Levels Offered for Early Childhood Education

Sample Free Open
Early Childhood Education Courses


Media Course Start Date Professor School
044 full-course 44 Child Development N/A N/A Aneeq Ahmad Virtual University of Pakistan
This class focuses on the principles underlying physical, mental, emotional, and social development as well as methods of child study and practical implications.
031 audio 31 Classroom Management and Discipline 2008-09-01 Fall 2008 Norma MacRae East Tennessee State University
This course covers major theoretical and empirical approaches to classroom management and discipline.
000 full-course Developing Mathematics: The Early Years N/A N/A Peer 2 Peer University (P2PU)
This course provides the basics for assembling a toolkit to help young children develop math skills.
003 video 3 Early Years Education 2011-06-01 Summer 2011 Open University
This course provides students with an overview of early childhood education through The Open University's 3 video-lectures.
003 full-course 3 Fundamentals of Childhood and Youth Studies N/A N/A OpenLearn
A course covering early childhood to adolescent development.
010 video 10 Issues and Trends in Teaching and Learning N/A N/A Liberty University
This overview course covers current issues and trends in education, specifically teaching methods and learning theory.
013 full-course 13 Language Acquisition I 2002-03-01 Spring 2002 Ken Wexler Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Learn how children learn their first language by exploring the roles phonology, semantics, and syntax play in language development.
011 video 11 Learning and Behavior Problems N/A N/A Liberty University
This special education course is designed to prepare future teachers to work with children and adolescents who have disabilities in the area of learning and behavior.

Accredited Online Early Childhood Education Degrees

School Accepts Transfer Credits Freshmen Acceptance Rate Financial Aid Rate Graduation Rate
Strayer University-Louisiana Yes 100% N/A N/A
University of Alaska Southeast Yes 100% 72% 11%
Minnesota State Community and Technical College Yes 100% 86% 32%
Luzerne County Community College Yes 100% 73% 22%
Southern Methodist University Yes 55% 77% 75%
Purdue University-Main Campus Yes 61% 64% 69%
Dominican University Yes 57% 100% 63%
Charter College-Anchorage Yes 100% 95% 34%
Kentucky Wesleyan College Yes 21% 99% 36%
Minnesota West Community and Technical College Yes 100% 89% 46%
Luna Community College Yes 100% 78% 22%
Sonoma State University No N/A 53% 57%
University of Kentucky Yes 68% 95% 59%
Southwestern Assemblies of God University Yes 32% 97% 39%
Front Range Community College Yes 100% 72% 17%
University of Phoenix-Western Washington Campus Yes 100% 88% 15%
Bellingham Technical College Yes 100% 67% 50%
Erikson Institute Yes N/A N/A N/A
Vanguard University of Southern California Yes 67% 100% 54%
Lindsey Wilson College Yes 100% 100% 32%

Early Childhood Education at a Glance

Number of Degrees Conferred in Early Childhood Education

    • 10,832 Bachelor's Degrees in
      Early Childhood Education
      • 3% Male
        Students
      • 97% Female
        Students
    • 3,086 Master's Degrees in
      Early Childhood Education
      • 6% Male
        Students
      • 94% Female
        Students
    • 13 Doctoral Degrees in
      Early Childhood Education
      • 31% Male
        Students
      • 69% Female
        Students

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