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Early Childhood Education

Early childhood education at Butler Community College EduCare Learning Lab

Teach important lessons before school begins

You have the power to transform a life. By working in a preschool or Head Start program, you are impacting the next generation. When you study Early Childhood Education, you learn the skills to improve children’s success. At Butler, you can intern in our nationally accredited learning lab and gather real-life experience. Choose whether to earn a certificate or a degree. Spend one semester, one year or two years with us and walk out with real-life skills. Or, use your job experience to help you on your way.

Estimated tuition for Early Childhood Education = $10,020**

**This includes two years of tuition based on being a Kansas Resident and taking 60 credit hours, estimated fees, and estimated books. Housing and meal plans not included. Fees may vary depending on specific degree path.

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The graph below illustrates local salaries based on a career path related to this degree. Each career path varies as does the necessary training required.* For further information, connect with your program’s lead instructor.

Education Administrators for Preschool and Childcare Programs

$18.22 hourly wage
82 annual job openings

788 Education Administrators for Preschool and Childcare Programs are currently employed in Kansas.

*Salaries will vary based on degree level obtained and years of experience. The accuracy of EMSI data is deemed reliable but not guaranteed by Butler Community College and is subject to change.