It has been said that children are like wet cement—whatever they come in contact with makes an impression on them. Professionals in the field of Child Studies are among the first to make those very important initial impressions and play a vital role in laying the foundation for a child's educational growth and development. Earning an online bachelor's in child studies degree is an important first step for anyone who is looking to pursue a career in this field.
At Post University, our Online Bachelor of Science in Child Studies Degree program faculty members bring both academic credentials and a wealth of diverse real-life experiences in the field that are essential to preparing and inspiring future professionals. The challenging Online Bachelor of Science in Child Studies Degree program curriculum focuses on the impact that culture, community and society have on young children in relation to their education and learning.
Post University's Online Bachelor of Science in Child Studies Degree program combines the strengths of a traditional New England University education with the convenience and flexibility of online learning. You will benefit from regular contact with and feedback from professors, as well as the opportunity to learn from and interact with other working professionals. Our highly interactive online classes are offered in eight-week modules, six times a year, making it possible for you to complete your degree in less time without sacrificing quality.
After you earn an online bachelor's in child studies degree from Post University, you will be able to apply the knowledge you've gained to help improve on the quality of services being provided to young children.
Post University's Online Bachelor of Science in Child Studies Degree program will prepare you to meet the educational standards set forth, both locally and nationally, by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and the Connecticut State Department of Education Preschool Framework, which helps to ensure that young children receive adequate, developmentally-appropriate care, services and education.
To learn more about Post University Online Bachelor of Science in Child Studies Degree program, please complete the inquiry form at the top of the page or call 800.345.2562.
Accelerate your career with an Online Bachelor of Science in Child Studies Degree from Post University.
|CHILD STUDIES ACCELERATED DEGREE PROGRAM FAST FACTS|
|STUDENTS IN THIS ACCELERATED DEGREE PROGRAM||443|
|AVERAGE CLASS SIZE||14|
|AVERAGE NUMBER OF TRANSFERRED CREDITS||49|
|2011-2012 PROGRAM COMPLETERS||10|
|2011-2012 PROGRAM COMPLETERS IN NORMAL TIME||100%|
|NORMAL PROGRAM COMPLETION TIME||7 years*
*ADP students who do not transfer in any credits and take one course each module will complete this program in 7 years.
|AVERAGE PROGRAM COMPLETION TIME
|2012 PLACEMENT RATE||81%|
|DEGREE PROGRAM COST|
|120-Credit Degree Program Tuition*||$58,800|
|Room and Board||N/A|
|Approximate Program Text Book Cost||$6,000|
|*This is the cost of the entire degree program using current tuition rates. Actual program cost will vary depending on the amount of financial aid provided and whether or not students transfer in any credits.|
|OCCUPATIONS (This degree will prepare you for careers including, but not limited to, the ones listed below.)|
|Preschool teachers, except special education||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/25-2011.00|
|Kindergarten teachers, except special education (non-public, non certified)||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/25-2012.00|
|Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/11-9031.00|
|Elementary School teachers (K-3), except special education (non-public, non certified)||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/25-2021.00|
|Community and Social Service Specialists, other||http://www.onetonline.org/link/details/21-1099.00|
|MEDIAN LOAN DEBT|
|Number of Borrowers||8|
|Median Federal Loan Debt||$29,109|
|Median Private Loan Debt||$0|
|Median Institutional Loan Debt||$0|
|Median Cumulative Debt||$29,109|