Program Details

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 online from University of Arizona Global Campus (UAGC). Y

Location:
Chandler, United States
Program Type:
Full Degree
Degree Level:
Bachelor
Specialty:
Early Childhood Education, Early Childhood Education, Early Childhood Education, Early Childhood Education

Program Overview

Program Description:

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 online from University of Arizona Global Campus (UAGC). 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.

An online degree from The University of Arizona Global Campus does not lead to immediate teacher licensure in any state. If you want to become a classroom teacher, contact your state's education authorities prior to enrolling at The University of Arizona Global Campus to determine what state-specific requirements you must complete before obtaining your teacher's license. The University of Arizona Global Campus graduates will be subject to additional requirements on a state-by-state basis that will include one or more of the following: student teaching or practicum experience, additional coursework, additional testing, or, if the state requires a specific type of degree to seek alternative certification, earning an additional degree. None of The University of Arizona Global Campus's online education programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), which is a requirement for certification in some states. Other factors, such as a student's criminal history, may prevent an applicant from obtaining licensure or employment in this field of study. All prospective students are advised to visit the Education Resource Organizations Directory (EROD) and to contact the licensing body of the state where they are licensed or intend to obtain licensure to verify that these courses qualify for teacher certification, endorsement, and/or salary benefits in that state prior to enrolling. Prospective students are also advised to regularly review the state's policies and procedures relating to licensure as those policies are subject to change.

Additional Program Information

Accreditation:
Ashford University is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, www.wascsenior.org

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