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
Northwestern Oklahoma State University Yes 73% 89% 37%
Sioux Falls Seminary Yes 100% N/A N/A
Gonzaga University Yes N/A 95% 80%
Hodges University Yes 71% 99% 20%
Everest College-Ontario Metro Yes 100% 98% 77%
Argosy University-Twin Cities Yes N/A 98% 43%
Chancellor University Yes 100% 100% 4%
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond Yes 100% 100% 30%
University of Phoenix-Memphis Campus Yes N/A 95% 16%
Arapahoe Community College Yes 100% 76% 19%
University of New England Yes 86% 100% 58%
Ithaca College Yes 68% 92% 74%
University of South Carolina-Columbia Yes 63% 92% 72%
University of Phoenix-West Florida Campus Yes 100% 91% 18%
Independence University Yes 100% 100% 26%
SUNY College at Cortland Yes 41% 82% 67%
Arizona Western College Yes 100% 87% 17%
University of Southern Maine Yes 80% 88% 30%
Jefferson Community College Yes 100% 84% 27%
University of Phoenix-Maryland Campus Yes N/A 78% 15%

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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