Inspire Young Minds
Grow your knowledge in the area of early childhood development and education through one of our flexible online programs. Through this important role, you’ll be able to teach young children the joys of learning and help them build a foundation for lifelong achievement. Explore topics such as educational research, social and emotional needs, technology and more, in preparation to nurture the academic development of young students.
Alternative Class A Programs
Through our Alternative Class A programs, you can earn your master’s-level teaching certification for the state of Alabama as you pursue a career in early childhood and elementary school education. Both programs require the completion of a one-semester, on-campus internship.
Our non-certification bachelor’s degree in early childhood development allows you to gain knowledge in a variety of areas as you prepare for roles such as a preschool teacher, child care provider or early childhood program administrator.
Education Specialist Programs
With UWA’s education specialist program, you can prepare for advanced positions such as a childhood leader or advocate. The program offers a post-master’s-level education and a Class AA Professional Certificate with the speed of a master’s program.
Our online master’s degrees provide you with an advanced understanding of early childhood development concepts to help make a difference in the lives of young children in a variety of settings.