Make a Positive Impact with an Online Early Childhood AAS Degree
early childhood educator positions.
busy schedule while still attending classes
online any time of day.
Practice new knowledge of child development and teaching skills at the Melba S. Lehner Children's School, an NAEYC Accredited Early Learning Program, or inquire about placement in a community-based program near you.
An early childhood AAS degree can provide multiple career pathways to becoming a teacher, family service provider, or coach/mentor. In addition, the degree can lead to careers in Head Start and center- and home-based child care. Graduates can also become home visitors or program specialists in state agencies. The degree can also provide enlightening perspectives for enriching your home and family life.
Our AAS and BS programs are accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Early Childhood Higher Education Programs — the only accredited programs in Utah.
Apply for several scholarship opportunities after the first year. Employer-supported scholarships may be available through the T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Utah program.