Industry certification, Associate's degree, Employment, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Hybrid or blended
Instructional Program (CIP)
This degree will allow a graduate to apply for the Birth through Pre-Kindergarten Teaching Credential from the Division of Early Care and Education of the Department of Human Services. It will allow the graduate to be the lead teacher in a nonpublic school classroom or in a Head Start classroom while continuing to pursue a Bachelor’s degree from another institution of higher education. The student will also be qualified to serve as a para-professional in a public school Pre-Kindergarten classroom. It will not allow the graduate to be the lead teacher in a public school Pre-Kindergarten classroom.
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
Curriculum Competency Based
NAEYC Professional Standards and Competencies for Early Childhood Educators
3000 West Scenic Drive, North Little Rock, Arkansas
5010 - Central
Name of Credential
Associate of Applied Science in Early Childhood Development
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Federal, State, Institutional, Private
Grants, scholarships, waivers, loans and workstudy are available for this program.
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$1,407.50 There are additional digital books that we could not account for costwise.
$12,000.00 $138 Per credit hour (60 credit hours), $56 per credit hour General Fees, $90 fee per semester, 4 Semesters
$14,460.00 $179 Per credit hour (60 credit hours), $56 per credit hour General Fees, $90 fee per semester, 4 Semesters
Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)
$200.00 Supply Estimate
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost