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
Kennebec Valley Community College Yes 100% 87% 34%
Ohio State University-Main Campus Yes 63% 82% 80%
Misericordia University Yes 59% 100% 68%
Penn Foster High School Yes N/A N/A N/A
University of Maine at Fort Kent Yes 69% 86% 43%
Drury University Yes 87% 84% 51%
University of Massachusetts-Lowell Yes 66% 89% 50%
Mount Aloysius College Yes N/A 100% 51%
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide Yes 95% 39% 50%
Southern New Hampshire University-Nashua Yes N/A N/A N/A
University of Maine at Machias Yes 83% 99% 30%
Pinnacle Career Institute-South Kansas City Yes 100% 91% 73%
Grayson College Yes 100% 23% 16%
Hopkinsville Community College Yes 100% 100% 17%
Southern New Hampshire University-Salem Yes N/A N/A N/A
University of Maine Yes 78% 94% 59%
Monroe Community College Yes 100% 78% 25%
Heald College-Modesto Yes 94% 100% N/A
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Yes 80% 88% 69%
University of the Rockies Yes N/A N/A N/A

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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