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This educational program focuses on the intellectual, emotional, social, and biological development of children and the planning and design of related human services. This program includes in depth instruction in parent-child relations, special needs of children, parenting practices, external support services, parental and environmental influences on child development, and related public policy issues.

The list below includes regionally and/or nationally accredited Child Development schools, colleges and universities.

Aims Community College

5401 W. 20th St., Greeley, CO 80632

Phone Number:(970) 330-8008
Website:www.aims.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:7,685 (7,685 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1
Admissions:www.aims.edu/student/admissions/index.php
Financial Aid:www.aims.edu/student/finaid/index.php

Alcorn State University

1000 ASU Dr Ste 359, Alcorn State, MS 39096-7500

Phone Number:(601) 877-6100
Website:www.alcorn.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Distant rural community
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,861 (3,053 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1

Alverno College

3400 S 43rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53234-3922

Phone Number:(414) 382-6000
Website:www.alverno.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,124 (2,644 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1

Alvin Community College

3110 Mustang Rd, Alvin, TX 77511-4898

Phone Number:(281) 756-3500
Website:www.alvincollege.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:6,273 (6,273 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1
Admissions:www.alvincollege.edu/future/get_started.cfm
Financial Aid:www.alvincollege.edu/FinancialAid/default.htm
Online Application:www.applytexas.org/adappc/gen/c_start.WBX?s_log…

Amarillo College

2011 S. Washington, Amarillo, TX 79109

Phone Number:(806) 371-5000
Website:www.actx.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:14,016 (14,016 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:39 to 1

American Public University System

111 W Congress St, Charles Town, WV 25414

Phone Number:(877) 468-6268
Website:www.apus.edu
School Type:4-year private for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:No
Student Population:51,347 (39,154 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:52 to 1

Angelina College

3500 South First, Lufkin, TX 75902-1768

Phone Number:(936) 639-1301
Website:www.angelina.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Remote town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:6,862 (6,862 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1

Appalachian State University

Boone, NC 28608

Phone Number:(828) 262-2000
Website:www.appstate.edu/
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:18,372 (15,783 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1

Arapahoe Community College

5900 S. Santa Fe Dr., Littleton, CO 80160-9002

Phone Number:(303) 797-4222
Website:www.arapahoe.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:15,007 (15,007 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:34 to 1
Admissions:www.arapahoe.edu/applyregister/index.html
Financial Aid:www.arapahoe.edu/studentsvcs/finaid/index.html
Online Application:erpdnssb.cccs.edu/PRODACC/twbkwbis.P_WWWLogin

Arizona State University

Tempe, AZ 85287

Phone Number:(480) 965-9011
Website:www.asu.edu/
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:75,341 (59,211 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:28 to 1

Arkansas Northeastern College

2501 S Division, Blytheville, AR 72316-1109

Phone Number:871E13
Website:www.anc.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Remote town
Campus housing:No
Student Population:3,118 (3,118 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1

Arkansas Tech University

Administration Bldg 200; 1509 N Boulder Ave, Russellville, AR 72801-2222

Phone Number:(479) 968-0389
Website:www.atu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Remote town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:9,081 (8,304 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

340 Victoria Rd, Asheville, NC 28801-4897

Phone Number:(828) 254-1921
Website:www.abtech.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:10,505 (10,505 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Online Application:www.ncmentor.org/applications/nc_community_coll…

Atlanta Christian College

2605 Ben Hill Rd, East Point, GA 30344

Phone Number:(404) 761-8861
Website:www.acc.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:776 (776 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1

Austin Community College District

5930 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, TX 78752

Phone Number:(512) 223-7000
Website:www.austincc.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:64,276 (64,276 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:36 to 1

Baker College of Allen Park

4500 Enterprise Dr, Allen Park, MI 48101

Phone Number:(313) 425-3700
Website:www.baker.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:3,764 (3,764 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1

Baker College of Auburn Hills

1500 University Dr, Auburn Hills, MI 48326-2642

Phone Number:(248) 340-0600
Website:www.baker.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:5,598 (5,581 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:24 to 1

Baker College of Cadillac

9600 E 13th St, Cadillac, MI 49601-9600

Phone Number:(231) 876-3101
Website:www.baker.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Campus setting:Remote town
Campus housing:No
Student Population:2,740 (2,740 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1

Baker College of Clinton Township

34950 Little Mack Ave, Clinton Township, MI 48035

Phone Number:(586) 791-6610
Website:www.baker.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:7,817 (7,801 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:24 to 1

Baker College of Flint

1050 West Bristol Road, Flint, MI 48507-5508

Phone Number:(810) 766-4000
Website:www.baker.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:8,474 (8,464 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:23 to 1

Baker College of Jackson

2800 Springport Rd, Jackson, MI 49202-1290

Phone Number:(517) 789-6123
Website:www.baker.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Campus setting:Small suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:2,674 (2,655 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:26 to 1
Admissions:www.baker.edu
Financial Aid:www.baker.edu
Online Application:www.baker.edu

Baker College of Muskegon

1903 Marquette Ave, Muskegon, MI 49442

Phone Number:(231) 777-8800
Website:www.Baker.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:7,213 (7,195 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:28 to 1

Baker College of Owosso

1020 S Washington St, Owosso, MI 48867

Phone Number:(989) 729-3300
Website:www.baker.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,997 (3,994 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:25 to 1

Baker College of Port Huron

3403 Lapeer Road, Port Huron, MI 48060

Phone Number:(810) 985-7000
Website:www.baker.edu/
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Campus setting:Small suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:2,445 (2,439 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1

Baldwin Park Adult & Community Education

4640 Maine Ave, Baldwin Park, CA 91706-4221

Phone Number:(626) 856-4101
Website:www.bpace.k12.ca.us
School Type:Public, less-than 2-year
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:2,457 (2,457 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:31 to 1
Admissions:www.bpace.k12.ca.us/
Financial Aid:www.bpace.k12.ca.us/financialaid.html
Online Application:www.bpace.k12.ca.us/

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-6599

Phone Number:(630) 942-2800
Website:www.cod.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:47,858 (47,858 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:34 to 1
Admissions:home.cod.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:http://www.cod.edu/tuition/financial_aid/
Online Application:http://www.cod.edu/admission/

Eastern Washington University

526 5th Street, Cheney, WA 99004-2496

Phone Number:(509) 359-6200
Website:www.ewu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Finge town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:14,627 (12,981 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:24 to 1

Grambling State University

403 Main Street, Grambling, LA 71245

Phone Number:(318) 247-3811
Website:www.gram.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:6,334 (5,682 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:25 to 1
Admissions:www.gram.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.gram.edu/offices/financial%20aid/
Online Application:www.gram.edu/admissions/apply/

Howard University

2400 Sixth St NW, Washington, DC 20059-0001

Phone Number:(202) 806-6100
Website:www.howard.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:11,503 (7,922 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Online Application:www.howard.edu/enrollment/admission

James A Rhodes State College

4240 Campus Dr, Lima, OH 45804

Phone Number:(419) 221-1112
Website:www.rhodesstate.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:No
Student Population:4,959 (4,959 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1
Admissions:www.rhodesstate.edu/Admissions.aspx
Financial Aid:www.rhodesstate.edu/About%20Rhodes/College%20Of…
Online Application:www.rhodesstate.edu/Admissions/Apply%20Now.aspx

Kansas State University

Anderson Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506

Phone Number:(785) 532-6250
Website:www.k-state.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Remote town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:26,745 (20,474 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:25 to 1

Loyola University Chicago

1032 W. Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60660

Phone Number:(773) 274-3000
Website:www.luc.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:18,094 (11,414 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1

Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI 48824-1046

Phone Number:(517) 355-1855
Website:www.massart.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:50,899 (38,011 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1

New York University

70 Washington Sq South, New York, NY 10012-1091

Phone Number:(212) 998-1212
Website:www.nyu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:48,997 (24,325 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:7 to 1

Ohio University-Main Campus

Athens, OH 45701-2979

Phone Number:(740) 593-1000
Website:www.ohio.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:24,837 (19,288 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Admissions:www.ohio.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.ohio.edu/financialaid/
Online Application:www.applyweb.com/apply/ohiou/menu.html

The University of Texas at Arlington

701 S. Nedderman Dr., Arlington, TX 76013

Phone Number:(817) 272-2011
Website:www.uta.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:32,742 (24,238 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:31 to 1
Admissions:www.uta.edu/uta/admissions
Financial Aid:http://www.uta.edu/admissions/costs/index.php
Online Application:www.uta.edu/admissions/application/php.

University of Central Missouri

Warrensburg, MO 64093

Phone Number:(660) 543-4111
Website:www.ucmo.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:13,560 (10,617 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1
Admissions:www.ucmo.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:www.ucmo.edu/sfs
Online Application:www.ucmo.edu/admissions

University of Illinois at Chicago

601 S Morgan, Chicago, IL 60607

Phone Number:(312) 996-7000
Website:www.uic.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:29,301 (17,488 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1

Washington State University

French Administration Building, Pullman, WA 99164-5910

Phone Number:(509) 335-3564
Website:www.wsu.edu/
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:29,038 (24,080 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1

Western Michigan University

1903 West Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5167

Phone Number:(269) 387-3530
Website:www.wmich.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:28,448 (21,611 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1

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