Bachelor’s Degree

Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education


Looking to make a difference in our world tomorrow by educating children today? Consider getting your bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education. This program is designed for students who wish to teach children from age 3 through grade 3, or for those wishing to further their degree in early childhood education.

This program starts annually in the summer semester.

The CF Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education is a state-approved initial teacher preparation program, with approval by the Florida Department of Education. Our graduates hold a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education with Florida Prekindergarten/Primary (PreK-3) teacher certification, a reading endorsement (K-12), an ESOL endorsement (K-12) and a Pre-K disability endorsement. Many graduates also elect to take the Subject Area K-6 Exam in order to be eligible to teach 4th through 6th grade as well.

You must have an associate degree prior to entering the Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education program. For streamlined access into the program, it is highly recommended that students pursue CF’s Associate in Science in Early Childhood Education.

The Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education is a Limited Access program.

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CF is ranked in the top 1% for affordability across the United States, with low tuition rates and more than $1 million in scholarships awarded every year. More than 87% of students receive financial aid.

Tuition and Fees:

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$129.27 per credit hour*