Early Childhood Education

Degrees

Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies and Bachelor of Science in Education

Mission

The Early Childhood Education major trains students from a philosophical base which reflects a biblical worldview to serve the community as teachers in public and private schools in pre-Kindergarten through grade four.

Outcomes

Students who complete this program will understand the characteristics of young children and the strategies necessary for effective instruction. The biblical foundation for thinking and teaching will give this graduate an understanding of current trends and programs for young children in the 21st century.  You can earn a Bachelor of Science in Education & Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies in this major, as well as a PA Instructional I certificate (PreK- 4) and an ACSI Standard Certificate (K-8). Click here to see data supporting the effectiveness of this program.