Would you like to develop a sound understanding of the society we live in - individuals, families, communities, governments, and cultures - from various perspectives? Then earn your Bachelor of Arts in Social Science (BA/SS) - Early Childhood Education degree from Ashford University. This program takes a multidisciplinary approach to social science through different outlooks combined and applied to real world issues.
Students can transfer up to 12 approved credits of Early Childhood Education coursework to qualify as an Education Studies concentration in the Social Science degree program (The Bachelor of Arts in Social Science program is not intended to prepare students for professional licensure or certification in education). Students gain knowledge regarding childhood education, learning and early cognitive development will supplement your studies in Social Science that will result in a well-rounded degree. Every Students will be glad to know that they can transfer approved credits no matter when they took them so the credits they have already earned will not go unused. Each student that graduates from Ashford with this dynamic degree will enhance their opportunity for promotion within your chosen field.
Applicants to this program must have a High school diploma or GED, be age 22 or older, have work experience, preferably full-time work experience and meet the writing proficiency standards of the College of External Studies.