About the Program

The Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education is designed principally for the preparation of teachers in grades EC-6. This program is geared towards helping students understand the transitions that are made from childhood to early adolescence.


The primary objectives of the program in Early Childhood Education are to help students:

1. Acquire state-mandated competencies relative to childhood development.

2. Acquire pedagogical skills for teaching grades EC-6.

3. Prepare for graduate study.

Future Job Opportunities

Degree programs are designed for students preparing for careers as teachers in grades EC-6 or daycare providers that  are administered by public schools. Programs also provide foundation courses for students to pursue graduate study.