Early Childhood Education and Human Development

Early Childhood Education and Human Development

 

Early Childhood Education Online (Birth-Age 5)

The Early Childhood Education (ECE) Online program offers accredited online degrees from the University of Cincinnati - accessible to you wherever you are right now! ECE Online is a national leader in online education because our courses are designed specifically for working professionals. Whether you are in a military child care setting, Early Head Start or Head Start, preschool, family child care, or just interested in getting started in the field, our online courses will give you information and strategies that you learn today and use tomorrow!

Our program offers several completely online options for furthering your knowledge in caring for and teaching young children including everything from individual courses for professional development or licensure renewal, CDA, Associate's degrees and a Bachelor's degree. The online curriculum also includes coursework in English, Math, and Science. If you receive tuition assistance from FAFSA, you may apply it towards your ECE Online education.

Come and explore what Early Childhood Online has to offer! Use the links above to explore options for new students, resources for current students, see who our partners in education are, or get a glimpse of our faculty and staff.

Our program offers several completely online options for furthering your knowledge in caring for and teaching young children:

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Our Guiding Principles:

  • To provide accessible education to early childhood teachers
  • To support teachers, families, staff, administrators, and children they serve
  • To help programs meet state and federal mandates and quality initiatives
  • To help teachers meet educational goals
  • To strengthen workplace learning
  • To create technology-proficient teachers

Our online programs are included in our accreditations:

  • North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
  • The Higher Learning Commission
  • The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
  • Ohio Department of Education