Early Childhood Education Degree Online (AA) Foundational Early Childhood Education

60

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100% online, 8-week courses

Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total

Do you have a passion for helping children succeed from a young age? If so, Liberty University’s early childhood education online degree is designed for you. After graduation, you could play a critical role by working with children to prepare them for their long-term academic success. With this degree, you could help children form emotional, social, and educational skills from an early age.

At Liberty, we seek to equip our students with techniques to create a lasting, positive impact through child development skills. The School of Education is committed to providing the highest quality Christian education based on the principles of God’s Word. In light of these principles, Liberty University’s early childhood education online degree can prepare you to impact students through curriculum development during their earliest years.


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What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

Our early childhood education degree is an industry leader in online education programs. The courses throughout this early childhood education degree are taught by professionals with real-world experience in education and child care settings. Our AA in Early Childhood Education is offered 100% online in 8-week sections with no set login times and no required intensives. This allows you to remain active in your job, family, and community without worrying about taking courses on campus.


Liberty University’s AA in Early Childhood Education degree is aimed toward individuals with an interest in the education of young children and early learning. With this program, you will gain insight into the foundational principles of education. In our ECE classes online, you can approach the discipline of education from an ethical perspective. This can help establish a firm understanding of early childhood educational development and behavior.

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Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

Undergraduate Full Time $390/Credit
Undergraduate Part Time $455/Credit
Military Undergraduate $250/Credit

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Military

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)*
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)
  • Potential college credit for military training

*Not applicable to certificates.