Best Online Associate in Early Childhood Education

Find top-ranked online associate in early childhood education degree programs to help students take the first step towards entry-level education and childcare positions.

Best Online Associate in Early Childhood Education

Frequently Asked Questions About Early Childhood Education Degrees

Why get an associate in early childhood education?

Future childcare workers, teachers, and tutors can take the first step toward a career in education by enrolling in an early childhood education program.

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What courses will I need to take to get an associate in early childhood education?

In addition to general education classes, early childhood students will take classes in developmental psychology, pedagogy, and behavior to better understand their students and offer them the best care.

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Are online classes the best way to earn an associate in early childhood education?

Though education is a hands-on field, colleges have created virtual programs that teach students everything they need to lead a classroom, without ever having to set foot in one. Online options are great for students seeking to balance work responsibilities while completing their degree.

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How long does it take to get an associate in early childhood education?

A typical early childhood associate degree will take 1.5-2 years to complete and will require 60 credit hours.

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What can you do with an associate in early childhood education good for?

The associate in early childhood education can be a direct pathway to entry-level education and childcare positions, or it can serve as a stepping stone toward a bachelor’s degree and a teaching certificate.

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Best Online Associate in Early Childhood Education Degree Programs

How do we determine the best online early childhood education associate degree programs?

Methodology

Pursing your degree online doesn’t mean you need to settle for a inferior school. Today, most universities and colleges offer online degrees, and many respected schools are seeing significant growth in their numbers of online students.

The people affiliated with a school are ultimately what make it great. This is why influence — i.e., the academic impact of faculty and alumni associated with a school — gets at the heart of what is truly best in education. The combined influence score of a college or university’s top academic influencers is the best indicator of academic excellence. For our online degree rankings, we focus on the academic influence of faculty and alumni in the specific disciplines we’re ranking.

If you are serious about finding the best online colleges, you should be asking where the most influential professors are teaching, and whether their graduates themselves are advancing the school’s reputation for academic excellence. Most ranking sites rely on an opaque combination of reputation surveys and arbitrary performance metrics. Influence, as measured by our InfluenceRanking engine, provides a ranking that is free from bias, insulated from manipulation, and reflective of real-world educational outcomes.

Best Online Associate in Early Childhood Education Degree Programs

  1. #1

    University of Cincinnati

    #170 institution's historical influence
    #1179 overall school desirability

    Tuition + fees

    $11K

    Acceptance

    76%

    Graduation

    73%

    Student body

    33K

    Median SAT/ACT

    1235/26

    Cincinnati, OH

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Care & Education (ECE)
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
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  2. #2

    Liberty University

    #1070 institution's historical influence
    #116 overall school desirability

    Tuition + fees

    $15K

    Acceptance

    50%

    Graduation

    54%

    Student body

    75K

    Median SAT/ACT

    1150/24

    Lynchburg, VA

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    Online Degrees

    AA in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 1.5 years
    • Format: Online
  3. #3

    University of Alaska Fairbanks

    #878 institution's historical influence
    #235 overall school desirability

    Tuition + fees

    $9K

    Acceptance

    67%

    Graduation

    39%

    Student body

    5K

    Median SAT/ACT

    1155/21

    Fairbanks, AK

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in early childhood education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
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  4. #4

    Purdue University Global

    #3230 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $10K

    Graduation

    22%

    Student body

    46K

    West Lafayette, IN

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    Online Degrees

    AS in Early Childhood Development
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  5. #5

    St. Petersburg College

    #2896 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $3K

    Graduation

    33%

    Student body

    19K

    Clearwater, FL

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    Online Degrees

    AS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  6. #6

    Bay Path University

    #3817 institution's historical influence
    #264 overall school desirability

    Tuition + fees

    $36K

    Acceptance

    78%

    Graduation

    60%

    Student body

    3K

    Median SAT/ACT

    1065/22

    Longmeadow, MA

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    Online Degrees

    AS in Early Childhood Leadership
    • Required Credits: None Reported
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  7. #7

    Charter Oak State College

    #3675 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $9K

    Student body

    <1K

    New Britain, CT

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    Online Degrees

    AS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  8. #8

    Granite State College

    #5396 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $8K

    Graduation

    15%

    Student body

    1K

    Concord, NH

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    Online Degrees

    AS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  9. #9

    College of Southern Nevada

    #3464 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $4K

    Graduation

    15%

    Student body

    21K

    Las Vegas, NV

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    Online Degrees

    AA in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  10. #10

    Florida State College at Jacksonville

    #4033 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $3K

    Graduation

    40%

    Student body

    17K

    Jacksonville, FL

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    Online Degrees

    AS in Early Childhood Management
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  11. #11

    Montgomery College

    #2678 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $10K

    Graduation

    28%

    Student body

    14K

    Rockville, MD

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Education Technology
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  12. #12

    Delaware Valley University

    #3217 institution's historical influence
    #967 overall school desirability

    Tuition + fees

    $41K

    Acceptance

    92%

    Graduation

    55%

    Student body

    2K

    Median SAT/ACT

    1070/22

    Doylestown, PA

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    Online Degrees

    AA in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 64-65
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  13. #13

    Arkansas Tech University

    #3324 institution's historical influence
    #1227 overall school desirability

    Tuition + fees

    $8K

    Acceptance

    98%

    Graduation

    44%

    Student body

    9K

    Russellville, AR

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    Online Degrees

    AS in Early Childhood Education Prek
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
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  14. #14

    Great Basin College

    #7636 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $4K

    Graduation

    43%

    Student body

    2K

    Elko, NV

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    Online Degrees

    AA in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
    AAS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  15. #15

    Tallahassee Community College

    #3327 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $2K

    Graduation

    39%

    Student body

    9K

    Tallahassee, FL

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    Online Degrees

    AS in Early Childhood Development And Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  16. #16

    Monroe Community College

    #3745 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $6K

    Graduation

    23%

    Student body

    9K

    Rochester, NY

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    Online Degrees

    AA in Early Childhood Education

    Concentrations

    • Degree Completion
    • Required Credits: 62
    • Completion time: 2-3 years
    • Format: Online
  17. #17

    Front Range Community College

    #5287 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $4K

    Graduation

    23%

    Student body

    11K

    Westminster, CO

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    Online Degrees

    AA in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  18. #18

    Western Oklahoma State College

    #8651 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $5K

    Graduation

    32%

    Student body

    <1K

    Altus, OK

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    Online Degrees

    AS in Early Childhood
    • Required Credits: 63
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  19. #19

    Muskegon Community College

    #5701 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $11K

    Graduation

    16%

    Student body

    3K

    Muskegon, MI

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 36
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  20. #20

    Lebanon Valley College

    #3753 institution's historical influence
    #631 overall school desirability

    Tuition + fees

    $46K

    Acceptance

    78%

    Graduation

    75%

    Student body

    2K

    Median SAT/ACT

    1160/24

    Annville, PA

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    Online Degrees

    Associate in Specialized Technology in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 79
    • Completion time: 20 months
    • Format: Online
  21. #21

    Pima Community College

    #4580 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $2K

    Graduation

    18%

    Student body

    14K

    Tucson, AZ

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
    Associate in Arts

    Concentrations

    • Early Childhood Studies
    • English
    • History
    • Elementary Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
    AA in Liberal Arts

    Concentrations

    • General
    • Administration of Justice
    • Anthropology
    • Biology
    • Communication
    • Early Childhood Education
    • Elementary Education
    • English
    • Ethnic
    • Gender and Transborder Studies
    • Fashion Design
    • History
    • Political Science
    • Social Services
    • Sociology
    • Translation and Interpretation Studies
    • Required Credits: 60-64
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  22. #22

    College of Central Florida

    #5042 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $3K

    Graduation

    37%

    Student body

    5K

    Ocala, FL

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    Online Degrees

    AS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  23. #23

    Bluegrass Community and Technical College

    #6597 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $5K

    Graduation

    30%

    Student body

    7K

    Lexington, KY

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60-64
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  24. #24

    Baltimore City Community College

    #6764 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $3K

    Graduation

    18%

    Student body

    3K

    Baltimore, MD

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  25. #25

    College of Southern Idaho

    #6070 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $5K

    Graduation

    26%

    Student body

    4K

    Twin Falls, ID

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
    AA in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  26. #26

    Chattanooga State Community College

    #6258 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $4K

    Graduation

    21%

    Student body

    5K

    Chattanooga, TN

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Medical

    Concentrations

    • Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 61
    • Completion time: 24 months
    • Format: Online
  27. #27

    Southwestern Assemblies of God University

    #3597 institution's historical influence
    #92 overall school desirability

    Tuition + fees

    $21K

    Acceptance

    89%

    Graduation

    49%

    Student body

    2K

    Median SAT/ACT

    1010/19

    Waxahachie, TX

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    Online Degrees

    AA in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2-3 years
    • Format: Online
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  28. #28

    Lewis–Clark State College

    #6482 institution's historical influence
    #404 overall school desirability

    Tuition + fees

    $7K

    Acceptance

    100%

    Graduation

    36%

    Student body

    3K

    Median SAT/ACT

    990/19

    Lewiston, ID

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    Online Degrees

    ATC in Early Childhood Development
    • Required Credits: 52
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
    AAS in Early Childhood Development
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  29. #29

    Onondaga Community College

    #4479 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $6K

    Graduation

    23%

    Student body

    6K

    Syracuse, NY

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood
    • Required Credits: 60-62
    • Completion time: 2-3 years
    • Format: Online
  30. #30

    State College of Florida, Manatee–Sarasota

    #7821 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $3K

    Graduation

    37%

    Student body

    7K

    Bradenton, FL

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    Online Degrees

    AS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  31. #31

    Southwest Tennessee Community College

    #6338 institution's historical influence
    #428 overall school desirability

    Tuition + fees

    $4K

    Graduation

    12%

    Student body

    6K

    Memphis, TN

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  32. #32

    Cleveland State Community College

    #6654 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $4K

    Graduation

    28%

    Student body

    2K

    Cleveland, TN

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Education

    Concentrations

    • Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 61
    • Completion time: 24 months
    • Format: Online
  33. #33

    Bakersfield College

    #5266 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $1K

    Graduation

    21%

    Student body

    15K

    Bakersfield, CA

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    Online Degrees

    AS-T in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2-3 years
    • Format: Online
  34. #34

    Chippewa Valley Technical College

    #9637 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $5K

    Graduation

    47%

    Student body

    4K

    Eau Claire, WI

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    Online Degrees

    Associate in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  35. #35

    Guilford Technical Community College

    #6718 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $2K

    Graduation

    27%

    Student body

    8K

    Jamestown, NC

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 65
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
    AAS in Early Childhood Education - Licensure Option
    • Required Credits: 70
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
    AAS in Early Childhood Education - Non-Licensure Option
    • Required Credits: 70
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  36. #36

    Haywood Community College

    #10391 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $3K

    Graduation

    49%

    Student body

    1K

    Clyde, NC

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Education

    Concentrations

    • Career Option
    • Required Credits: 66-67
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  37. #37

    North Central Missouri College

    #8934 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $6K

    Graduation

    49%

    Student body

    1K

    Trenton, MO

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Development
    • Required Credits: 45-58
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  38. #38

    Dyersburg State Community College

    #9531 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $4K

    Graduation

    24%

    Student body

    2K

    Dyersburg, TN

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Education

    Concentrations

    • Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 24 months
    • Format: Online
  39. #39

    Johnston Community College

    #7331 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $3K

    Graduation

    37%

    Student body

    3K

    Smithfield, NC

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Education

    Concentrations

    • Licensure
    • Non-Licensure
    • Professional
    • Required Credits: 62-65
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  40. #40

    Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences

    #9555 institution's historical influence
    #184 overall school desirability

    Tuition + fees

    $30K

    Acceptance

    54%

    Graduation

    66%

    Student body

    1K

    Lancaster, PA

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Education: Infant to Grade 4
    • Required Credits: 62
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  41. #41

    Monterey Peninsula College

    #5754 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $1K

    Graduation

    30%

    Student body

    4K

    Monterey, CA

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    Online Degrees

    AS-T in Early Childhood Education

    Concentrations

    • Transfer
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2-3 years
    • Format: Online
    AS in Early Childhood Education Local Degree
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2-3 years
    • Format: Online
  42. #42

    Georgia Northwestern Technical College

    #12643 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $3K

    Graduation

    49%

    Student body

    4K

    Rome, GA

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Education

    Concentrations

    • Early Childhood Care And Education (Ec13)
    • Required Credits: 72
    • Completion time: 24 months
    • Format: Online
  43. #43

    Paradise Valley Community College

    #9036 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $2K

    Graduation

    20%

    Student body

    4K

    Phoenix, AZ

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    Online Degrees

    AA in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60-65
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
    AAS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60-71
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
    AA in Educational Studies Early Childhood
    • Required Credits: 60-65
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  44. #44

    State University of New York at Canton

    #5856 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $9K

    Acceptance

    83%

    Graduation

    41%

    Student body

    3K

    Median SAT/ACT

    1015/20

    Canton, NY

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    Online Degrees

    AS in Early Childhood
    • Required Credits: 64
    • Completion time: 2-3 years
    • Format: Online
  45. #45

    North Georgia Technical College

    #11724 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $3K

    Graduation

    35%

    Student body

    2K

    Clarkesville, GA

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Education

    Concentrations

    • Early Childhood Care And Education
    • Required Credits: 72
    • Completion time: 24 months
    • Format: Online
  46. #46

    Dawson Community College

    #10094 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $6K

    Graduation

    35%

    Student body

    <1K

    Glendive, MT

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  47. #47

    Kaskaskia College

    #10842 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $8K

    Graduation

    29%

    Student body

    2K

    Centralia, IL

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 60
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  48. #48

    Kennebec Valley Community College

    #9920 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $4K

    Graduation

    39%

    Student body

    1K

    Fairfield, ME

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Education
    • Required Credits: 64
    • Completion time: None Reported
    • Format: Online
  49. #49

    J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College

    #10654 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $5K

    Graduation

    28%

    Student body

    5K

    Richmond, VA

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    Online Degrees

    AAS in Early Childhood Development
    • Required Credits: 65
    • Completion time: 2 years
    • Format: Online
  50. #50

    Indian Hills Community College

    #8910 institution's historical influence

    Tuition + fees

    $4K

    Graduation

    35%

    Student body

    3K

    Ottumwa, IA

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    Online Degrees

    AA in Early Childhood Teacher Licensure
    • Required Credits: 64
    • Completion time: 18 months
    • Format: Online

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Online Degree Frequently Asked Questions

If this is your first time taking an online course, the experience may require a time of adjustment. Although you’ll typically learn the same material and take the same exams as your on-campus peers, going online will require greater independence and responsibility than going in person. You’ll be accountable for your own time management, for harnessing the online educational technology that you’ll need to use, and for completing the course requirements, such as listening to lectures, learning lessons, reading texts, and handing in assignments. This means you’ll need to create a suitable workspace for yourself, maintain a realistic schedule, and take the initiative in building relationships with your instructors and classmates. With online college, your goal is to find a balance between independence and engagement.

No. The only part of online education that’s easier than campus-based education is ease of access: all you need is a computer and an internet connection for online education. But even this seeming advantage of online education can be misleading: what’s easier, studying online with your computer and internet connection from your home where you need to cook, clean, pay rent, and maintain a job? Or studying on campus in a dorm where all your living needs are handled by the school, and college staff are there to help you every step of the way?

If you take the commute to campus out of the equation, campus-based education is easier. All the support structures available on campus for students, especially with real people to help you in person, are not there online. The demands on you as an online student will largely be the same as for your campus-based counterpart, but without the same helps.

In general, your online courses will present the same material and test you in the same way as traditional in-person courses. In many cases, you’ll even have the same instructors as your on-campus counterparts. In fact, if you are adjusting to the experience of independent learning with remote educational technology for the first time, online college may be considerably more challenging than campus-based college. For a few insights on how to manage this new online experience, check out our 10 Tips for Adjusting to School Online.

Accreditation is especially important when it comes to online college. This is because the online education landscape is a mix of highly-reputable non-profit institutions on the one end and less-than-reputable for-profit institutions on the other end. Accreditation gives you the power to identify the more reputable actors in online education. Accreditation is a stamp of approval from an independent accrediting agency indicating that a college or university is meeting standards of quality and credibility. School-wide accreditation falls into two major categories: regional and national accreditation. Regional accreditors generally hold jurisdiction only over schools in the states comprising their region, whereas national accreditors hold jurisdiction over schools in all states. Regional accreditation is widely regarded as a more rigorous standard of quality and credibility than national accreditation.

Attending a college or university that is not regionally accredited could limit your opportunities. For students seeking an online education, we strongly recommend that they opt for regionally accredited schools. Regional accreditation ensures eligibility for federal loans and grants, ensures your college credits can be transferred between schools, and ensures that your degree credits can be accepted if you wish to earn an advanced degree. For more on this important topic, check out our What is Accreditation and Why Does It Matter? College & University Accreditation Guide.

As long as your online college degree is regionally accredited (see the previous point), you should have little difficulty transferring most of your credits or credentials to another regionally accredited undergraduate school. Every school carries its own standards and procedures for granting a transfer of credits. In many cases, you will encounter some bureaucratic haggling in which some of your credits will be transferred and others may be refused. However, provided that you have attended an online school with recognized regional accreditation, you should be in good shape in transferring your credits earned online.

In most cases, as long you graduate from a well-regarded, regionally-accredited online college, prospective employers won’t look sideways at your degree. In fact, unless you attend an exclusively online college or university, there will likely be no specific indicator on your degree, transcript, or resumé differentiating your school from its brick-and-mortar counterpart. This means that your employer will likely only differentiate between an online and in-person degree if you mention this distinction.

Some employers may express the concern that because you did your degree online, you may need to transition from an online education experience to in-person workplace experience. But in an age of Covid, that concern seems much diminished. The fact is that much employment these days is remote. And collaboration increasingly happens online over Zoom. Many employers will therefore view your online degree as evidence of valuable 21st century professional skills such as independence, self-motivation, time management, and tech savvy.

If you are a student who thrives on the dynamic energy of in-person discussion, who requires the physical surroundings of a classroom to feel engaged, or who considers the social aspects of education to be of equal importance to the actual content of your courses, online education will be less than ideal for you (though depending on your circumstances, it may also be the only viable option).

While there is much in traditional campus-based education that can be substituted or simulated through the online medium, some students may find that there is nothing that can replace the conversation, collaboration, and motivation that occur in an actual in-person classroom setting. As you transition to online education, one of the biggest challenges you will likely face in getting the most out of your online classes is overcoming this difference between “real reality” and “virtual reality.” Fortunately, we’ve got some great Tips for Online Education Beginners.

The advantages of online classes are many. Above all, online courses give you the freedom and flexibility to attend class from anywhere that works for you, whether you’re at home, in a coffee shop, or in a quiet conference room at work. In many cases, you’ll also enjoy the convenience of asynchronous learning opportunities—educational experiences that you can complete at your own pace and on your own schedule. This may include pre-taped lectures, ongoing chat-board discussions, and 24/7 access to digital materials. And of course, just as there are some learners who prefer the energy of a live classroom, there are those who learn best when working in their own personal space, free from distractions. If this sounds like you, you might find the solitude of online learning to be a major advantage.

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