What Can I Do With A Major In Early Childhood Education?

Early Childhood Education

The Early Childhood Education major prepares students to teach in diverse and inclusive environments, including homes, schools and other community settings that serve children from birth to age eight and their families.

Graduates will know how to design, implement and evaluate curriculum in a variety of settings that promotes positive learning outcomes for each child.

Career Opportunities

  • Child Care Center Administrator
  • Elementary School Administrator
  • Elementary School Teacher
  • Instructional Coordinator
  • Kindergarten Teacher
  • Child Support Services Worker
  • Daycare Center Worker
  • Recreation Worker
  • Recreation Advisors
  • Nannies
  • Preschool Administrator
  • Preschool Teacher
  • Social Worker
  • Special Ed Teacher (Preschool)
  • Teaching and Instruction
  • Youth Services Specialist
  • Social and Human Services assistants
  • Middle School Teachers
  • Self-Enrichment Teachers

Related Skills

  • Authority to Make Decisions
  • Contact with Public
  • Communication
  • Heath and Safety of Others
  • Helping
  • Active Listening
  • Managing People
  • Learning Strategies
  • Coordination of Groups
  • Computer and Technology
  • Physically Near Other People
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Reasoning
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Speaking
  • Structured
  • Teaching
  • Teamwork
  • Writing and Authoring