If you thought an Erikson education was out of your reach, think again.

Erikson’s distance learning programs offer the best preparation you can get to teach and care for young children — delivered directly to your desktop, through online programs specifically designed to fit into your busy life.

Explore our online offerings

Click on an offering below to see how the Erikson experience comes to life online.

M.S. in Early Childhood Education

Expand the breadth and depth of your knowledge of the development of young children, through Erikson’s specially designed online program for early childhood educators with at least three years of post-baccalaureate experience.

Specialization available: Bilingual/ESL education

Bilingual/English as a Second Language Certificate Program

Designed to help you meet the challenges of today’s increasingly multilingual and multicultural classrooms through our 18-credit program. Enables certified early childhood teachers to acquire bilingual or ESL approval.

Infant specialist courses

Experienced professionals can choose from four graduate-level courses formulated to prepare them for work with children from birth through age three and their families. The courses are drawn from Erikson’s Infant Specialist Certificate Program.

Professional development webinars

Online continuing education courses, tackling the issues most relevant to early childhood practitioners. These webinars feature the same high-quality instruction, challenging topics, and range of credit offerings as our in-person continuing education.

Is online learning right for me?

Wondering if online learning is a good fit for your lifestyle and learning style? These resources will help you decide.

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