Strengthen your education skills while enhancing your understanding of the many aspects of children’s development and education when you earn your Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education onlinefrom Ashford University. You will complete coursework in childhood development, curricula, and program development. When you complete the required coursework, you will be well acquainted with the education industry, be highly trained in various theories of childhood development, and exhibit advanced instructional skills. Your courses will cover several relevant topics, from children’s development and language acquisition to the impact of parents and communities on childhood education.
Successful completion of the Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education program by itself does not lead certification or licensure in any state. It is the student's responsibility to determine individual state requirements for teacher certification or licensure. Please refer to Education Resource Organizations Directory (EROD) for individual state requirements for teacher certification or licensure. Please be advised that states change their policies from time to time and students are advised to check regularly with their state regulatory agencies’ policies and procedures relating to licensure. Further, a criminal record may prevent an applicant from obtaining licensure, certification, or employment in this field of study.
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