Early Childhood Education with Licensure

Earn Your Degree While You Work | 90% Online

The hybrid Early Childhood Education program is designed for students to swiftly complete their BS with birth- age-five licensure while continuing to work full-time.

The need for teachers with early childhood education licensure is high throughout Vermont. With courses mostly online, students across the state can benefit from Lyndon’s highly regarded Education program.

Complete Your Early Childhood Education Degree in Five Semesters

If you have an associate’s or bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution, Lyndon’s new Early Childhood Education degree can be completed in only five semesters! This degree is the first of its kind in the Vermont State College system. Courses will be 90% online, with the 10% being a once-a-semester, face to-face weekend seminar on the beautiful LSC campus.

This degree is fully articulated to the Community College of Vermont Associates of Arts in Early Childhood degree, aligning the coursework directly and seamlessly to a five-semester completion of a BS in Early Childhood Education with licensure.

As part of successful completion of the program, students will obtain a BS in Early Childhood Education and be recommended for licensure as a birth to age five teacher in the State of Vermont. They will also complete and pass a Level 1 Licensure Portfolio, take and pass the PRAXIS Core test, and demonstrate their status as a highly qualified teacher in Vermont for birth to age five.

A Degree Designed with You in Mind

  • Have a bachelor’s degree? Complete coursework leading to a Vermont Early Childhood teaching license;
  • Have an associate’s degree in Early Childhood Education? Complete a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education leading to a Vermont Early Childhood teaching license; and
  • Are you a licensed teacher would would like to add an early childhood endorsement?

This program is for  you!