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ECE Education for NAEYC Conference Attendees

Qualified attendees who have their CDA® credential could earn their ECE Associate’s degree for around $10,000. 1 2

With Rasmussen University, qualified NAEYC Conference attendees can apply what they already know to maximize savings and minimize time to completion. Plus, if you already have your Child Development Associate® (CDA) credential, you may be eligible to receive your ECE Associate’s degree for around $10,000: 1

  • Earn up to 30 credits by successfully completing self-directed assessments to show you don’t need to take a specific course.1
  • Obtain a course waiver for up to an additional 12 credits 1 if you already have your Child Development Associate (CDA) credential.2

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Looking for an ECE Bachelor’s degree? The ECE Bachelor’s degree is designed for professionals looking for a future as leaders and directors of childcare programs or centers. Fully online, the ECE Bachelor’s can be completed in as few as 18 months. 3 Plus, if your employer has an educational alliance with Rasmussen University, you may be eligible for a Corporate Grant to save up to 10–35% on tuition.4

Our ECE programs do not prepare students for licensed teaching positions in any public school setting, but students will have the opportunity to help shape the futures of young children from birth to age six in a non-public school setting or leadership role.

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