Early Childhood Education, Associate in Applied Science Degree

Student in Early Childhood Education classroomScott Community College's Early Childhood Education program, established in the late 1990s, has the experience and expertise to educate students in the field of early childhood education and fill the growing need for educators in the community.

The program is designed to provide students with a comprehensive background in early childhood education. Meaningful, on-site, practical experiences along with lecture, hands-on learning and theory round out the basic education provided.

Award Options for Early Childhood Education



Child Development Associate Articulation

Students who have previously completed the Child Associate Credential through the Eastern Iowa Community Colleges Continuing Education Department and have successfully completed the portfolio, work experience and credentialing examination may be eligible to receive up to 17 hours of college credit toward their degree.

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Locations: Scott Community College

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