The online Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education degree program is designed to prepare individuals for careers in early childhood education and child development. The program covers a wide range of topics, including child development, educational psychology, and instructional strategies. Students will learn about the cognitive, emotional, and social development of young children, and how to design developmentally appropriate educational experiences that support their growth and learning.

The curriculum may include coursework in areas such as:

Child Development
Developmental Psychology
Early Childhood Curriculum and Instruction
Classroom Management
Assessment and Evaluation of Young Children
Family and Community Involvement in Education

In addition to classroom learning, students may also have opportunities for hands-on experience through fieldwork and student teaching placements in early childhood education settings. Graduates of the program will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to work with young children in a variety of early childhood settings, such as preschools, daycare centers, and after-school programs.

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University of Massachusetts Global is accredited by the WSCUC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)