Associate in Science in Early Childhood Education Degree


Post University's A.S. in Early Childhood Education degree program is designed to provide students with the appropriate skills and techniques to support the development of children ages birth through 8 years-old.

Students who attain an A.S. in Early Childhood Education from Post University can expect to have achieved the outcomes listed below.


  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of young children’s characteristics and development across all domains both as individuals and as a group.

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

  • Students will communicate their essential understanding of the goals, benefits and appropriate uses of assessment.

  • Students will implement developmentally effective approaches to curriculum and instruction that are research-based, culturally sensitive, appropriate for each and every child, and incorporate the children’s family as partners.

  • Students will demonstrate research-based content knowledge in early education.
  • Students will maintain a professional commitment to children, families, colleagues and the early childhood community.

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