Early Childhood Education, B.Sc. | Online (optional) | The University of Alabama | Tuscaloosa, United States
48 months
385 USD/credit 11550 USD/year
385 USD/credit 11550 USD/year
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The Early Childhood Education program offered by The University of Alabama emphasis is on the years spanning birth to age five.


The Early Childhood Education program offered by The University of Alabama  provides experiential learning activities, assessment, and classroom practicum experiences with children in birth to pre-K settings. 

Careers for Graduates

Early Childhood Educator, birth-pre K teacher, early interventionist, curriculum specialist, case manager, advocate for early childhood policies, employee for non-profit organization

Jobs of Experienced Alumni

Lead teachers, pre-K teachers, instructional facilitators, cooperating master teachers, school administrators (principals, special education supervisors, directors of non-profit organizations)


Accredited by The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Assessment of Young Children
  • Parent And Family Devt
  • Admin Child Centers & Programs
  • Program Evaluation
  • Early Childhood Ed Internship

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 National: rolling admissions


120 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete your Online Application and pay the application fee.
  • 2-3 days after completing the application, check the email account that you listed on your application. You will be sent your CWID (Identification number) via email.
  • Copy of your passport
  • Relevant visa and immigration documents (this includes PR card, current visa, or F-1/ J-1 visa request and supporting documents.)
  • All students must meet the English proficiency requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 385 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    11550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 385 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Tuscaloosa

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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