Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Early Childhood Education

Creating a positive learning environment that facilitates a child’s health and well-being is essential to early childhood education. The Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Early Childhood Education will provide you with an overview of the social, physical, cognitive and emotional development of children pre-K through grade three and the foundational theories for educating children at this age in today’s diverse society.

At A Glance

Course information
  Credit Hours Courses Est. Time to Complete  
Post-Baccalaureate Cert 12 4 6 months View Course Catalog

Unmatched Flexibility
NCU offers weekly course starts, no scheduled lecture hours, no group assignments, weekly assignments, and the ability to schedule courses around your personal and professional obligations.

100% Doctoral Faculty
No matter the degree level you pursue, you can rest assured that you will be mentored by doctors in your field of study.

One to One Engagement
You won't have to fight for facetime as one of many within a classroom. At NCU, you'll have the opportunity to interact one to one with your professor, receiving personalized mentoring.

Students in the Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program will expand their knowledge of the chosen subject, while challenging themselves in master's level courses.

*Credit hours and courses reflect new students meeting credit requirements and utilizing no transfer credits. Est. Time of Completion reflects new students following the preferred schedule designed by the Dean for the program.

Important Information for Students, Including Gainful Employment
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