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
Pennsylvania College of Technology Yes 100% 86% 47%
Spokane Falls Community College Yes 100% 62% 22%
Rasmussen College-Bismarck Yes N/A N/A N/A
Union College Yes 77% 100% 36%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York Yes 79% 88% 47%
The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Yes 82% 98% 34%
University of Phoenix-Southern California Campus Yes 100% 95% 15%
Capital Community College Yes 100% 93% 8%
American Career College-Los Angeles Yes N/A 57% 71%
Indiana State University Yes 86% 93% 44%
Chemeketa Community College Yes 100% 75% 15%
Rasmussen College-Blaine Yes N/A N/A N/A
ITT Technical Institute-Tempe Yes 92% 89% 33%
The University of Texas at San Antonio Yes 83% 53% 27%
Globe University-Madison East Yes 100% 95% N/A
Northern State University Yes 90% 95% 42%
Suffolk County Community College Yes 100% 84% 19%
Whitworth University Yes 48% 98% 80%
Harrison College-Indianapolis East Yes 100% N/A N/A
Peirce College Yes 100% 84% 33%

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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