Bachelor of Science in Child Studies Degree


Post University's B.S. in Child Studies degree program provides students will the opportunity to learn appropriate skills and techniques to support the development of children ages birth through 8 years-old.

Students who attain a B.S. in Child Studies from Post University can expect to have achieved the outcomes listed below.


  • Students will apply developmental knowledge to create healthy, respectful, supportive and challenging learning environments that are reflective of the multiple influences on early development and learning.

  • Students will apply their knowledge and understanding of family, culture and community characteristics when building effective relationships with families and children.

  • Students will observe and document children’s learning using appropriate assessment tools and approaches while forming assessment partnerships with families and other professionals.

  • Students will construct and implement an engaging curriculum that is meaningful, challenging and achievable to all children both as a group and as individuals.

  • Students will demonstrate ethical guidelines (NAEYC’s Code of Ethical Conduct and Statement of Commitment) and other professional standards related to early childhood practice.

  • Students will demonstrate knowledgeable, reflective, and critical perspectives on their work making informed decisions that integrate knowledge from a variety of sources.

  • Students will develop a professional commitment to children, families, colleagues and the early childhood community.

  • Students will communicate effectively and professionally both orally and through writing.