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Early Childhood Education (Birth–Age 5)

48 months
22034 USD/year
21264 USD/year
8856 USD/year
Tuition fee
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At Early Childhood Education (Birth–Age 5) from Purdue University Fort Wayne you will discover the way children learn and develop the skills to help teach them. Your influence could lead them toward a lifetime of seeking fulfilling knowledge.


At Early Childhood Education (Birth–Age 5) from Purdue University Fort Wayne students will be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes:

  • Understand child development, the multiple influences on it, and how to use this information to create challenging learning environments
  • Create and value reciprocal relationships with children’s families and community members to support children
  • Use child observation, documentation, and other forms of assessment in responsible ways to positively influence the development of every child


  • Coach
  • Curriculum Designer
  • Educator (informal)
  • Interventionist
  • School Administrator
  • School Counselor
  • School Librarian
  • Teacher

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Scientific Inquiry 
  • Using Computers For Education
  • Early Childhood Multilingual Learners
  • Early Childhood Social Studies Methods And Family Studies 
  • Education And American Culture 
  • Guidance Of Young Children

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application and $30 application fee
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Proof of English proficiency (for students whose native language is not English)
  • Successful completion of a Core 40 diploma (for Indiana residents) or a strong college-prep curriculum
  • SAT or ACT exam scores (not required but strongly recommended for the highest Purdue Fort Wayne Scholarship consideration)
  • Official transcripts 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    22034 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11017 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    21264 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10632 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8856 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4428 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Fort Wayne

830 - 1270 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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