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
College of DuPage Yes 100% 55% 13%
Finger Lakes Community College Yes 100% 90% 27%
Argosy University-Orange County Yes N/A 100% N/A
Florida Atlantic University Yes 42% 90% 41%
Harford Community College Yes 100% 46% 19%
Cosumnes River College Yes 100% 71% 19%
University of Northern Iowa Yes 78% 91% 67%
Keiser University- Miami Yes 96% 98% 57%
Eagle Gate College - Murray Yes 100% 96% 51%
National American University-Bloomington Yes 100% 100% 8%
South University-Novi Yes 70% 100% N/A
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Yes 82% 80% 58%
Keiser University-Ft Myers Yes 96% 98% 57%
Elmhurst College Yes 68% 78% 74%
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary Yes 100% 95% 27%
Fulton-Montgomery Community College Yes 100% 84% 28%
ITT Technical Institute-Murray Yes 88% 91% 29%
South University-Cleveland Yes N/A N/A N/A
Adventist University of Health Sciences Yes 96% 96% 29%
Saint Ambrose University Yes 84% 100% 62%

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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