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Early Childhood Education

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Our Early Childhood Education program is designed for students who wish to pursue teaching or administrative opportunities in early childhood education.  In this program, students gain an understanding of the needs and characteristics of young children; the ability to provide productive learning environments; an understanding of the importance of a child’s familial and community support system; the skills to design, implement, and evaluate curriculum for positive development; and the ability to successfully administrate and supervise early childhood education programs.

Many of our graduates enroll in our Teacher Credential program, which leads to earning a California Preliminary Multiple Subject Credential.

Pamela Wood

Ms. Wood is the Chair for Early Childhood Education. She has been with the department since 2000.

Beverly Clark

Dr. Clark is Associate Professor of our Early Childhood Education department. She joined Humphreys University as a full-time instructor in 2008.

What You’ll Learn

  • Understand child development and learning
  • Design, implement, and evaluate curriculum
  • Effective assessment strategies
  • Skills for administrating and supervising

What You’ll Take

Bachelor of Arts

Degree Requirements

Associate in Arts

Degree Requirements

Early Childhood Education

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What You’ll Earn

Bachelor of Arts

Associate in Arts

Why Humphreys?

Accreditation is important; Humphreys University is accredited by Western Association of Schools & Colleges Senior College & University Commission.

As a non-profit institution, we emphasize community, academics, and affordability, all while giving you the resources you need to succeed.

Courses are conveniently offered on our campuses— days and evenings— and online.

Applications for enrollment are accepted all year. Apply soon to begin during one of our upcoming quarters.

Get the aid you need for the degree you want. We offer grants (including Cal Grants), loans, scholarships, and work-study funds for qualifying students.

Your Future in Childhood Education

Our programs are designed with your goals in mind. Our Early Childhood Education graduates now work in roles that range from site supervising to parent educating. Your options with an ECE degree are vast. Consider any of these careers in ECE:

  • Infant/Toddler Teacher
  • Child & Family Advocate
  • Center Director
  • Site Supervisor
  • Early Interventionist
  • Family Case Worker
  • Parent Educator