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Last Updated: 08/14/2020

Today’s Best Online Schools for Early Childhood Education Degrees

With so many online early childhood education degrees now available, you might feel overwhelmed when trying to find one that meets your personal, academic, and financial needs. We get it. It’s easy to second-guess yourself when making such an important decision, but fortunately we can help you make a confident and more informed choice. This guide takes a deep dive into common program variables to help you learn more about each before isolating those that matter most. You can then use this smaller and more focused list to find the top program for you.

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1Florida International UniversityMiami, FLONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

At Florida International University, undergraduates can pursue their Bachelor of Science in early childhood education. The program focuses on linguistic, social and emotional development related to family and community. Graduates are prepared to serve the student population from pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade. Students are required to complete a total of 60 hours outside of the major and a total of 120 hours for the degree. Students that have completed their associate degree may transfer up to 60 hours into the FIU program. Coursework includes studies in ECE foundations, early childhood care, teaching methods ancurriculum, language and literacy, and TESL. Toward the end of their degree, students are required to complete nine hours of a student-teaching internship at Miami-Dade and Broward Cunty schools.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchYes ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolYes ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students34,281Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid76% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$46,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
2University of Colorado DenverDenver, COONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

Students enrolled in the University of Colorado Denver's online Master of Arts in Early Childhood Education program choose one of three concentrations: Teaching and Learning; Diversity and Inclusion; or Administration and Leadership. Total credit hour requirements vary from 30 to 42, depending on the specific concentration. Additionally, initial Early Childhood Special Education Specialist licensure or endorsement is available with the MA degree. The program features fully-online classes. However, students must complete an in-person fieldwork requirement, typically through the student's current place of employment. Other graduation requirements include successful completion of all recommended courses, a practicum or capstone project, and performance-based assessments. The curriculum is designed for working professionals, with students allowed up to three years to complete the program. Study is presented in a cohort format that begins each fall semester. Discounted tuition rates are available to fully-online, non-resident students.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchYes ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students6,582Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid50% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$56,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
3Arkansas State University-Main CampusJonesboro, ARONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

Arkansas State University offers two fully-online master’s-level options in the field of early childhood education. The Master of Science in Education in Early Childhood Education is designed for professionals with a teaching license interested in developing advanced practice skills. ASU’s Master of Science in Early Childhood Services program offers specialized knowledge and training for working ECE professionals interested in administrative leadership positions in their field. Both programs require completion of 10 courses (30 credit hours total) culminating in a capstone project that demonstrates the student’s integration and application of skills gained in their studies. No thesis or comprehensive exams are required. Both programs feature multiple start dates and accelerated coursework, and each can be completed in as few as 12 months.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchYes ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students7,707Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid67% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$32,200 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
4Grand Canyon UniversityPhoenix, AZONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

Grand Canyon University's Bachelor of Science in Early Education degree prepares students to work with a population from birth through third grade. Core learning prepares you with solid ECE skills in language and literacy, classroom management and engagement, instructional methodologies, assessment and intervention, and curriculum development in language arts, mathematics, health, science, arts and social studies. Core courses in the 120-credit program include instructional planning, social justice, childhood behavior, health/safety/nutrition, and 12 hours of student teaching. A required general education course is on educational and developmental psychology for early childhood educators. Grand Canyon is a Christian university, so students are required to complete a course in Christian Worldview.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchYes ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students75,154Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementNoInstitutional Financial Aid97% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$52,700 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
5University of ToledoToledo, OHONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

The University of Toledo's 2+2 Program allows current daycare teachers that hold an associate degree the opportunity to earn their bachelor degree completely online within two years. The university's Carver Resource Center provides training in technology for the classroom. Students may choose to extend their bachelor degree to include pre-school endorsements in special education and reading. UT offers 60 endowed scholarships to education students each year.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students7,807Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid92% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$43,800 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
6University of North Carolina at GreensboroGreensboro, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

The Department of Human Development and Family Studies at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro hosts a Bachelor of Science with three early childhood concentrations. The B.S. program in Human Development's online concentrations are in Early Care and Education; Birth through Kindergarten Teaching Licensure; or Child, Youth, and Family Development. Programs are comprised of 122 semester hours, with a minimum of 36 hours at the upper-division level. Students may also choose to enroll in UNC's Early Childhood Online Degree Completion program. The Two-Plus online completion program allows students with associate degrees from participating North Carolina community college to earn a BS degree in Birth through Kindergarten (culminating in licensure), or Early Care and Education.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students8,517Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid59% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$37,500 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
7The University of Montana-WesternDillon, MTONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs3 Get Info

The University of Montana-Western Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education is a 120-credit program that requires three assessments to determine performance in critical thinking and in two advanced practicums. The curriculum focuses on general education courses, early childhood core studies, and ECE specialty classes. Core studies include courses in infant/toddler growth and development, ECE leadership, learning theory, math and science, literacy, computer basics and independent research. Students learn about working with families, how to perform assessments, addressing cultural diversity, and must complete a 1-6 credit practicum. To graduate, students also complete related courses in health, safety and nutrition. The supervised practicum is arranged to provide students with classroom experience within their areas of interest.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchYes ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students484Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid65% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$30,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
8Champlain CollegeBurlington, VTONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

Champlain College’s online Master of Education in Early Childhood Education features a project-based approach to learning designed with the full-time working professional in mind. Specializations are available in Special Education, Teaching, and Administration. Courses are taken fully-online in a flexible asynchronous format allowing study to be completed at the student’s convenience. Most students complete one course per 8-week term, but taking two courses per term is permitted. Students are required to attend one 4-day on-campus residency during the first year of enrollment in the program. Applications are accepted year round, and program start times are available in January, May, and September. This program is not a licensure program, and students are advised to contact their state’s department of education to determine if the degree meets specific licensure requirements.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchYes ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students2,566Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid99% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$45,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
9University of Alabama at BirminghamBirmingham, ALONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs5 Get Info

The University of Alabama is home to several early childhood education graduate programs featuring online study, starting with its Master of Arts in Education in Early Childhood Education. This 31 to 34 semester hour program is designed for currently-licensed students seeking to advance their careers into leadership positions. Students without an undergraduate degree in education interested in obtaining their Class A teacher certification can opt for the five-semester (47 semester hours) Alternative MA in Education in Early Childhood Education. Both degrees focus on PreK-3 education. Students interested in PreK-6 teaching can choose the MA in Education in Early Childhood and Elementary Education program (30-33 semester hours). UAB’s post-master’s offerings include its PhD in Early Childhood Education and Education Specialist in Early Childhood Education programs. All five programs are offered partially-online through a combination of fully-online, traditional face-to-face, and blended online/on-campus courses. Additionally, Alternative MA-ECE and EdS in ECE students are required to complete in-person field studies and practicums.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students11,409Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid74% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$41,200 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
10Saint Ambrose UniversityDavenport, IAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

The partially-online Master of Early Childhood Education (MECE) degree program offered by St. Ambrose University is designed to provide working professionals with previous teaching experience with the knowledge and practical skills needed to work in administrative positions at pre-schools and early childhood centers. Students in this non-licensure program gain leadership skills while improving their knowledge in research, special education, child development, and more. The program culminates in completion of a capstone project integrating individualized research and knowledge that can be applied directly to the student’s unique professional practice. Coursework for this two-year, 33-semester hour cohort program is completed primarily online. However, some courses require in-person attendance on St. Ambrose’s main campus in Davenport, Iowa. Online coursework is delivered in a synchronous format, meaning that students must attend their online classes at specifically-scheduled times.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchYes ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students628Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid100% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$47,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
11University of North DakotaGrand Forks, NDONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students6,336Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid59% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$48,700 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
12National UniversityLa Jolla, CAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs3 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students13,240Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid4% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$59,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
13Liberty UniversityLynchburg, VAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs3 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students67,312Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid89% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$36,700 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
14Concordia University-Saint PaulSaint Paul, MNONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs4 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students3,250Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid96% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$49,200 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
15University of MaineOrono, MEONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students3,320Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid99% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$42,500 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
16Northern Arizona UniversityFlagstaff, AZONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students13,094Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid83% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$40,100 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
17University of MaryBismarck, NDONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students2,258Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid99% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$48,000 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
18Capella UniversityMinneapolis, MNONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students36,284Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid50% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$63,600 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
19Western Governors UniversitySalt Lake City, UTONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchYes ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students98,627Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementNoInstitutional Financial Aid0% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$41,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
20University of DaytonDayton, OHONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchYes ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students763Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid94% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$55,100 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
21South Dakota State UniversityBrookings, SDONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students4,602Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid53% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$44,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
22Stephen F Austin State UniversityNacogdoches, TXONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students4,486Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid54% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$41,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
23Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical CollegeBaton Rouge, LAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students6,815Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid55% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$50,100 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
24University of South AlabamaMobile, ALONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students6,975Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid61% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$37,800 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
25Colorado Christian UniversityLakewood, COONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs4 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students4,299Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid98% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$39,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
26Nova Southeastern UniversityFort Lauderdale, FLONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students10,045Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid99% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$45,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
27University of Cincinnati-Main CampusCincinnati, OHONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students15,358Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid54% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$42,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
28Northwestern State University of LouisianaNatchitoches, LAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students8,224Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid65% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$34,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
29St Petersburg CollegeClearwater, FLONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students16,409Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid19% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$32,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
30Southwestern Oklahoma State UniversityWeatherford, OKONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students2,580Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid66% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$39,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
31Eastern Oregon UniversityLa Grande, ORONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,905Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid82% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$41,200 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
32University of Washington-Seattle CampusSeattle, WAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students4,172Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid39% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$57,700 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
33University of West AlabamaLivingston, ALONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students2,484Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid56% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$37,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
34Lewis-Clark State CollegeLewiston, IDONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,588Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid61% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$34,600 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
35Fayetteville State UniversityFayetteville, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students3,646Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid93% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$31,200 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
36Jacksonville State UniversityJacksonville, ALONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students5,561Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid66% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$35,800 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
37Rasmussen College-FloridaOcala, FLONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs3 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students7,570Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid37% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$32,600 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
38Florida SouthWestern State CollegeFort Myers, FLONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students6,001Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid15% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$34,700 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
39Florida State College at JacksonvilleJacksonville, FLONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students14,595Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid11% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$31,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
40Madison Area Technical CollegeMadison, WIONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students4,140Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid17% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$36,500 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
41Wilmington UniversityNew Castle, DEONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students8,839Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid16% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$42,500 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
42Great Basin CollegeElko, NVONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students2,669Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid18% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$31,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
43Mayville State UniversityMayville, NDONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students735Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid67% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$39,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
44West Chester University of PennsylvaniaWest Chester, PAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students2,906Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid11% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$48,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
45Western Kentucky UniversityBowling Green, KYONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students8,175Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid46% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$34,700 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
46East Tennessee State UniversityJohnson City, TNONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students6,630Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid37% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$35,100 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
47Granite State CollegeConcord, NHONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,779Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid4% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$35,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
48Chaminade University of HonoluluHonolulu, HIONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,207Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid98% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$38,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
49University of Phoenix-ArizonaTempe, AZONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students102,495Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementNoInstitutional Financial Aid32% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$47,100 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
50State College of Florida-Manatee-SarasotaBradenton, FLONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students4,705Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid18% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)N/A ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$30,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.

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1Pima Community CollegeTucson, AZONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs3 Get Info

Students at Pima Community College can choose from two online associate degrees and two online certificates in Early Childhood Education. The Associate of Arts allows students to complete ECE coursework and satisfy college undergraduate general requirements to transfer to baccalaureate degree schools. The Associate of Applied Science is tailored for students seeking direct employment in a school setting. PCC's two certificate programs allow graduates to seek immediate employment in the classroom. These are the Child Development Associate (CDA) Preparation Certificate and Early Childhood Assistant Educator Certificate.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students7,553Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid11% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$30,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
2College of the OuachitasMalvern, ARONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs3 Get Info

The College of the Oauchitas 60-unit Associate of Applied Sciences in Early Childhood Education includes the completion of General Education requirements along with 12 courses in the major. Students accepted into the program must enroll in a seminar in the principles of college success. In the first of four semesters in the major, all students must complete courses in the introduction and foundations of ECE. The associate curriculum focuses on health, safety and nutrition along with studies in special education, toddlers, music and parenting. At the end of each year, students complete a practicum to gain classroom experience under teacher supervision.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchYes ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students336Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid21% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$27,500 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
3Pitt Community CollegeWinterville, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs3 Get Info

At Pitt Community College in Winterville, NC, the Early Childhood associate degree curriculum prepares graduates for work in public and private schools, child development organizations, and Head Start programs. Requirements include completion of an internship and capstone practicum. Major courses in ECE include Early Childhood Education, Child Development, Health and Nutrition, Children with Special Needs, Curriculum Planning, Infants and Toddlers, Education Technology, Co-Op Work Experience, and Literacy. Prospective students may also choose to enroll in an Early Child Education non-teaching degree program. The 72-hour non-teaching progam does not require classroom internships. PCC also offers an ECE diploma and ECE certificates in administration, infants and toddlers, early childhood, school age, and special education.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students4,119Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid19% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$27,800 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
4Central New Mexico Community CollegeAlbuquerque, NMONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

Central New Mexico Community College offers an Early Childhood Multicultural Education programs leading to an associate degree or child development certificate. The degree program is designed for working educators or students planning on employment in early childhood, PreK-Third Grade. The two-year degree can be transferred to any New Mexico four-year school offering a bachelor degree in ECE. Graduates of CNNCC's one-year vocational certificate are prepared to enter the profession upon completion. Courses are offered in English and Spanish with bilingual support. Concentrations in the two-year degree program include birth to 3 years, infant family studies, and early childhood administration.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students9,779Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid23% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$30,000 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
5Vance-Granville Community CollegeHenderson, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs3 Get Info

Vance-Granville Community College specializes in ECE programs that focus on diversity to serve students, birth through 8 years, with an emphasis on cultural, linguistic, and learning disabilities. The associate degree program combines didactic training with mentored practice opportunities in a classroom setting. In addition to the associate degree, Vance-Granville offers a selection of three certificates in infant-toddler care, lateral entry, and ECE. A diploma program at the college also combines theory with practical experience. To build a knowledge base, the ECE faculty work in partnership with high schools, elementary schools, Pre-K programs, childcare homes, and four-year colleges. All programs meet the standards of the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,804Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid22% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$24,200 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
6Surry Community CollegeDobson, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

Surry Community College is home to accredited associate degree and certificate programs of study designed for transfer to a four-year school or to qualify for immediate classroom duties. Associate degree programs (17 credits) are in Early Childhood Education B-K, Early Childhood Administration, Licensure and Non-licensure Transfer tracks, and Elementary/Special Education transfer tracks. At the certificate level, Surry offers a program in ECE (16 credits) along with a 38-unit diploma. Transfer degrees include general education electives in humanities, literature, science and behavioral science. The associate program requires a curriculum planning course and completion of an early childhood capstone practice.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,531Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid27% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$27,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
7Northeast Community CollegeNorfolk, NEONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

At Northeast Community College students are prepared to create safe, healthy and enriching educational environments for young children. There are two paths leading to associate degrees. Students in the ECE Associate of Arts degree program are qualified to transfer to a four-year college to complete a bachelor's degree in ECE, early child unification, or elementary education with an ECE endorsement. NCC also has an Associate of Applied Science degree for students who want to move directly into the classroom. Both associate programs require a minimum of 60 hours for graduation and completion of a pre-practicum. Scholarships are available for current childcare workers.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,920Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid45% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$33,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
8Stanly Community CollegeAlbemarle, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs3 Get Info

Stanly Community College's Associate of Applied Science in early childhood education program offers three tracks with Career Ready, Transfer B-K Licensure, and Transfer B-K Non-licensure options. The associate programs require up to 72 hours for completion. Stanly's AGE pathway focuses on completion of general education requirements, after which students can elect to move on to ECE major coursework. In addition, SCC has eight distinct 16-hour ECE certifications. Students can also choose to pursue a 40-hour ECE diploma. Graduates of the AAS degree may transfer to 12 four-year public colleges in North Carolina or at three private universities in the state. Degree standards conform with the established guidelines of The National Association for the Education of Young Children.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students2,057Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid11% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$28,200 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
9Central Texas CollegeKilleen, TXONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

At Central Texas College, students can select from a range of child development degrees and certificates. The 60-hour Associate of Applied Science in Child Development includes studies in behavioral science, program administration, infant and toddler educations, curriculum development, literacy, and special needs students. Students undertake practicums in school settings and at the CTC Child Development Center/Lab School. Students may also choose to complete a 60-hour Associate of Arts in Teaching. All ECE associate degree options include 42 general education credits leading to direct transfers to four-year degree programs at Texas public institutions. Three certificate programs are in Child and Youth Serving Professional (31 hours), Administration (18 hours), and Child Development (49 hours).

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students8,655Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid16% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$31,000 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
10Front Range Community CollegeWestminster, COONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

Front Range Community College offers two online early childhood education degrees. The Associate of Arts degree in Early Childhood Education is designed to prepare graduates for transfer on to a four-year college or university in Colorado to earn their bachelor’s degree, and to ultimately obtain their CDE Teacher License. The Associate of Applied Science in Early Childhood Education degree program meets all licensing requirements of the Colorado Department of Human Services Office of Early Childhood. Both degree programs require a minimum 60 semester hours of general education and degree-specific coursework normally completed with two years of full-time study. Studies can be completed primarily online. However, students must take an Intro to ECE Techniques course that requires in-person observation in a classroom setting.

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students6,088Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid6% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$35,700 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
11Ivy Tech Community CollegeIndianapolis, INONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students36,640Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid11% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$30,100 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
12Fayetteville Technical Community CollegeFayetteville, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students8,062Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid5% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$26,000 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
13Amarillo CollegeAmarillo, TXONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students4,694Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid14% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$32,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
14Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community CollegeAsheville, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students2,866Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid21% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$28,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
15Pikes Peak Community CollegeColorado Springs, COONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs3 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students4,740Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid3% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$31,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
16Northcentral Technical CollegeWausau, WIONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students3,109Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid11% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$36,000 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
17Holmes Community CollegeGoodman, MSONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students2,731Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid48% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$28,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
18Lenoir Community CollegeKinston, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,860Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid34% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$27,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
19Guilford Technical Community CollegeJamestown, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students4,324Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid4% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$27,200 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
20Wake Technical Community CollegeRaleigh, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students10,158Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid2% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$31,000 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
21Caldwell Community College and Technical InstituteHudson, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs3 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,236Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid5% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$26,800 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
22Northeast Wisconsin Technical CollegeGreen Bay, WIONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students3,338Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid12% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$35,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
23Beaufort County Community CollegeWashington, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs3 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students919Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid10% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$25,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
24Alamance Community CollegeGraham, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,452Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid15% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$26,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
25Haywood Community CollegeClyde, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students881Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid23% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$25,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
26Northampton County Area Community CollegeBethlehem, PAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students3,438Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid5% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$32,000 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
27Palo Alto CollegeSan Antonio, TXONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students4,282Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid15% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$30,000 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
28Muskegon Community CollegeMuskegon, MIONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,552Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid29% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$28,500 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
29Southwestern Community CollegeSylva, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,127Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid11% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$25,200 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
30College of the AlbemarleElizabeth City, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,830Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid11% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$21,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
31Blue Ridge Community CollegeFlat Rock, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students534Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid16% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$25,800 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
32Nash Community CollegeRocky Mount, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students630Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid13% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$26,100 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
33Edgecombe Community CollegeTarboro, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,394Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid10% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$25,100 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
34South Piedmont Community CollegePolkton, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,685Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid0% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$24,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
35Westmoreland County Community CollegeYoungwood, PAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students3,060Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid6% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$31,800 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
36Lehigh Carbon Community CollegeSchnecksville, PAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students2,104Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid5% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$33,000 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
37Minnesota State College SoutheastWinona, MNONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,030Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid0% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$35,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
38NHTI-Concord's Community CollegeConcord, NHONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,032Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid1% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$38,200 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
39Robeson Community CollegeLumberton, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students808Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid27% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$21,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
40Georgia Northwestern Technical CollegeRome, GAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students3,093Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid0% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$25,700 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
41Southern Crescent Technical CollegeGriffin, GAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students2,015Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid0% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$26,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
42Columbus Technical CollegeColumbus, GAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,123Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid0% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$25,800 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
43James Sprunt Community CollegeKenansville, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students758Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid4% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$23,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
44Tri-County Community CollegeMurphy, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students736Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid8% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$22,600 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
45Cochise County Community College DistrictSierra Vista, AZONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students2,095Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementNoInstitutional Financial Aid21% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$28,500 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
46Ridgewater CollegeWillmar, MNONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,385Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid0% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$33,300 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
47Craven Community CollegeNew Bern, NCONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students2,176Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementNoInstitutional Financial Aid8% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$28,900 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
48Coastal Pines Technical CollegeWaycross, GAONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs2 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students829Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementYesInstitutional Financial Aid0% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$23,700 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
49Laramie County Community CollegeCheyenne, WYONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs1 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students1,633Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementNoInstitutional Financial Aid45% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$34,600 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.
50Colorado Northwestern Community CollegeRangely, COONLINE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM INFORMATION Total online programs3 Get Info

School InformationAmeriCorps MatchNo ×Participates in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. Gives a minimum of $1,000 in matching financial aid or other benefits to at least one AmeriCorps alumnus each year. Top Peace Corps SchoolNo ×Ranked among the highest-producing colleges of Peace Corps volunteers in 2018. Online Students176Academic CounselingYesCareer PlacementNoInstitutional Financial Aid44% ×Percentage of students with scholarships or fellowships awarded and funded by the college. Only applies to full-time, first-time undergraduates.Total Cost
(In-State)$ ×Tuition and fees charged per academic year to full-time students qualifying for in-state residency.
Post-College Earnings$38,400 ×Median earnings of former students 10 years after entering the college. Only represents earnings of students who received federal financial aid.

Inside the Online Degree in Early Childhood Education

Early childhood education online degrees can prepare graduates to help little learners explore the world and begin to understand basic academic concepts – all the while having fun. Many topics taught in these programs are conducive to online learning, meaning lots of programs exist in either fully- or partially-online formats. If considering a program focused more on teaching aspects, you may find that these require a few visits to campus. We’ll review the various types of early childhood education programs online in the following sections.

Online Certificates in Early Childhood Education

Certificates in early childhood education exist for both entry-level and advanced positions. Students who pursue these prior to a degree typically qualify for support roles, including positions as childcare workers, teaching assistants, personal care aides, and tutors. Those who pursue them at the graduate level usually want to expand their knowledge in a particular area, such as teaching and diversity, special education, curriculum development, or school administration. These programs usually take less time than a full degree and cost less.

Early Childhood Education Associates Degree Online

Completing an online associate degree in early childhood education serves as a great first step to entering the field and allows you to test the waters before pursuing a four-year program. Many schools allow you to transfer credits gained in these programs into a bachelor’s degree if you so choose. Some of the skills and knowledge gained in these programs include:

  • Understanding of current educational trends and issues.
  • Ability to use theories of childhood development to understand behaviors and learning abilities.
  • Development of skills related to lesson planning, classroom management, and discipline procedures.

Early Childhood Education Bachelor’s Degree Online

Completing a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education allows you to seek licensure and work in a variety of teaching and administrative positions. These programs usually require four years of full-time study and the completion of 120-128 credits. Skills and competencies gained include:

  • Understanding of cognitive, linguistic, physical, and social-emotional development.
  • Competency in using assessment methods, observational skills, and documentation to manage appropriate learning procedures.
  • Ability to create age- and developmentally-appropriate teaching and learning materials that meet the needs of many different types of students.
  • Development of skills related to classroom inclusion, diversity awareness, and pedagogy around equity.

Early Childhood Education Master’s Degree Online

While not required for working in a primary school classroom, online master’s degrees in early childhood education can give you the skills and credentials needed to take on high-level administrative positions or those focused on curricular development and assessment. Competencies gained in these programs include:

  • Implementation of evidence-based theories and methodologies to create more effective early education programs.
  • Ability to evaluate existing curricula and teaching methods to elicit better learning outcomes.
  • Understanding of evaluation and assessment methods for teachers, administrators, and curricular plans.
  • Development of leadership skills to help schools and child care centers and their staff grow and evolve alongside emerging best practices.

Early Childhood Education PhD Online

Online Ph.D. programs in early childhood education appeal to learners who see themselves in research, policy development, leadership, and college faculty positions that require advanced knowledge of the discipline. These programs typically require previous professional experience to build on during coursework. Skills gained include:

  • Awareness of existing early childhood education policy and the conversations around how to move the field forward.
  • Ability to use cutting-edge research techniques to explore new best practices around teaching and learning, developmental stages, and serving diverse learners.
  • Understanding of how to translate coursework to college-level students who want to become practitioners in their own right

Online ECE Degree Concentrations

Given the broad nature of early childhood education, many colleges and universities offer specializations to help you build expertise in a particular area of the discipline. While some students may decide to focus on building their knowledge in subject areas, many focus on topics such as childcare, child development, and child psychology. A few schools may offer specializations at the bachelor’s level, but they are more common in master’s level programs. Review those listed below, but be sure to conduct additional research to find a specialization that meets your professional needs.

Child Development

Students in these classes learn about the theories surrounding human growth and development, with special emphasis on cognitive, emotional, mental, and physical development from birth through adolescence. Learners review case studies to see how developmental shifts play out in myriad ways.

Early Childhood Policy

This course introduces students to school, state, and federal policies and laws surrounding early childhood education. Students review those enacted into law before learning about current trends in policy development and how research can best inform new ways of accomplishing learning goals.

Special Education

With a focus on how to best serve exceptional learners, this course gives students the knowledge they need to meet children where they are and create developmentally appropriate materials. They also consider ways of creating inclusive classrooms for learners of all abilities.

School Psychology

This course dives into some of the theories and frameworks surrounding school psychology, with emphasis on how different teaching, evaluation, and classroom management techniques affect learning outcomes. Students also consider current methodologies surrounding child psychology.

Teaching/Instruction

Learners enrolled in this class get a crash course in how to effectively structure their classrooms, lesson plans, and teaching strategies to best serve students. They look at case studies on various types of teaching and instruction and complete projects that help them hone their skills in both areas.