Bachelor of Child Studies - Early Learning & Child Care

Bachelor of Child Studies - Early Learning & Child Care

Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: 1 April
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: CA$100
Intakes: September
International tuition: CA$21,900
Domestic tuition: CA$21,900

Program overview

The Early Learning and Child Care major in the Bachelor of Child Studies degree program, provides the knowledge and skills to adopt a variety of professional roles and gain meaningful employment in the field. You will learn how to create a safe and stimulating play environments for children (infancy to age 12), engage in program and curriculum design, work with children and families, and collaborate with professionals in a variety of community settings.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • PTE
Applicants in all admission categories must present: English Language Arts 30-1 – minimum grade 60%

Career opportunities

Graduates are in high demand, and you will find a variety of work in early learning programs; child care and kindergarten programs, family childcare and school age care agencies, parent link and family resource centres. Your future career might be in: Early Childhood Education (ECE) — with a solid understanding of how children learn, you can co-construct curriculum to help children grow and develop. You will primarily be working with children (birth to age 12), families and communities. Special and Inclusive Education — support children with exceptionalities and their families by providing learning opportunities, assistance and resources. Leadership in Early Learning and Child Care programs — provide leadership to frontline practitioners and develop programs to support them in having a positive impact on children, youth and families.

Campus location

Calgary , Canada