learning care center and union institute

A tuition discount offer created just for U!

What are the benefits Union offers to U?

  • Explore our Child & Adolescent Development program which encompasses all aspects of human growth from birth to adolescence
  • Select from three areas of concentration in our Early Childhood Studies program:
    • Early Childhood Administrator
    • Teacher as Practitioner
    • Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE)
  • 8 credits granted for having your CDA and 3 credits for the Early Childhood Director’s Credential
  • Online or Hybrid learning formats available
  • Courses within the program may be used to obtain or renew the CDA and the Director’s Credential (Specific to our Early Childhood Program)
  • Transfer up to 90 previously earned college credits to accelerate your degree completion
  • Earn 8 credits in 8 weeks
  • Learn from Early Care and Education Professionals who understand the challenges facing working adults
  • Work closely with a Personal Program Advisor and Supportive Staff

Class Format: 100% Online Coursework to fit ANY schedule

Class Start Dates: Undergraduate classes start every 8 weeks

Ready for the next step?

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recognized as an exemplary transfer institution

It has always been my dream to complete a bachelor’s in early childhood education...Union allowed me to complete my degree online at my own pace with convenience to my schedule.

-Debi P. - UIU Graduate