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Early Childhood Education Bachelor of Science (BS)

Start Shaping Bright Futures with Your Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education

Unlock your potential to shape the future by earning a Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education at Marywood University. Our program is tailored to cultivate passionate educators ready to influence the formative years of children's development. Dive into a curriculum that seamlessly integrates foundational knowledge with practical teaching experiences, ensuring that you are well-prepared for a successful career in early childhood settings.

Career Opportunities with a Degree in Early Childhood Education

Graduates of Marywood University’s Early Childhood Education program are well-prepared for a variety of roles in the education sector. Whether your goal is to become a preschool teacher, a childcare center director, or an early childhood education consultant, our degree equips you with the expertise to excel in your chosen path. Additionally, our graduates are well-positioned to advocate for early childhood education policies and contribute to educational reform.

Get Started on Your Educational Journey at Marywood

If you’re ready to start making a significant impact in the lives of young learners, explore your options at Marywood University. Our Early Childhood Education degree offers the tools, knowledge, and community support to help you become an inspiring and effective educator. Discover more about our program and how you can contribute to shaping the educational landscape. Join us in our mission to educate, inspire, and transform.

Why Choose Marywood's Early Childhood Education Program?

  • Our courses cover educational theories, child development, classroom management, and instructional strategies tailored for children from birth to age 8
  • You’ll gain firsthand experience through student teaching placements in diverse educational settings, allowing you to apply your knowledge in real-world scenarios
  • Our faculty are experienced professionals dedicated to providing personalized attention and guidance to each student
  • Our program emphasizes creating inclusive classroom environments that respect and embrace diversity

Top Employers

  • School Districts
  • Universities
  • Education App/ Tutoring Companies
  • Public Libraries

Top Career Paths

  • Elementary School Teacher
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Speech Pathologist
  • Learning/Development Coordinator

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Undergraduate Admissions Requirements

  • Completed application
  • Official transcripts
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Official SAT and/or ACT test scores (Marywood is test optional)
  • Essay (optional)

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The School of Education is located in the The McGowan Center for Graduate and Professional Studies located on the corner of University and North Washington Avenues. This facility contains classrooms and related clinical/professional space.
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The McGowan Center for Graduate and Professional Studies, located on the corner of University and North Washington Avenues, contains classrooms and related clinical/professional space for Communication Sciences and Disorders, Psychology and Counseling, Education, and Business students. Market Marywood is also located here.

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The Curriculum Lab and Library, located in the McGowan Center for Graduate and Professional Studies, is a curriculum materials resource area, designed to support the specialized needs of teacher education students.

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