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Are You Working With Young Children and Interested In Pursuing Your Bachelor's Degree?




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  • Full cost of attendance
  • Flexible course offerings
  • Full and part-time options
  • Options to earn Illinois Gateways Early Childhood Education, Infant/Toddler and Illinois Director credentials

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  • A degree from Chicago’s only public research university
  • Flexible learning opportunities
  • Innovative practices
  • Internship in your place of employment
  • Membership in our early childhood community
  • Career advancement
  • Interesting coursework

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  • Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Associate of Arts or Science (AA/AS)
  • Currently working or previous work experience in an early childhood classroom setting