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Prepare young learners with the skills, confidence, and motivation they need to excel in school and beyond through our early childhood studies programs.
Through our programs, you will have the opportunity to:
BS in Early Childhood Studies:
MS in Early Childhood Studies Specializations:
PhD in Education Specializations:
Doctor of Education (EdD) Specialization:
Education Specialist (EdS) Specialization:
Walden University now offers Tempo Learning® by Walden, a custom-paced degree program that puts you in charge.
Prepare for roles in a variety of areas in the early childhood field, including:*
*Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree program.
Manage your education expenses with:
You may be eligible to receive transfer credit toward your program, enabling you to earn your degree faster. An enrollment advisor will work with you to identify what credit you can transfer based on your work experience, prior education, life experiences, and more.
Walden University is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) for a period of seven years, from April 2019 through June 2026. This accreditation covers initial teacher preparation programs and advanced educator preparation programs. CAEP is the only recognized national accreditor for educator preparation, promoting excellence in educator preparation through quality assurance and continuous improvement. Walden University earned CAEP accreditation by meeting rigorous national standards and demonstrating excellence in the areas of content and pedagogy, clinical experiences, selectivity, program impact, and capacity for continuous improvement.
"Walden is so much more than an online university; it is a university that cares about your success as a person."