University of Guelph-Humber

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Early Childhood Studies

University of Guelph-Humber

Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Course Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $6,091
National: $6,715
International: $31,833

Values quoted are based on 2023-24 tuition rates and are subject to change. For full tuition and student fee information, visit

Careers:Administrators - Post-Secondary Education and Vocational TrainingAdministrators in Education - Elementary and Secondary EducationSchool Principals


Become a professional who helps children grow/develop to the best of their ability by understanding their neurodevelopment and their interaction with the world. Learn to understand the world from a child’s perspective. Our program encompasses education and therapeutic skills with an emphasis on the role of technology and mental health in children’s lives. Upon graduation, you will earn an Honours Bachelor of Applied Science in Early Childhood Studies and a Diploma in Early Childhood Education.

Your first year introduces you to the domains of childhood development and theories and foundations of early childhood. In your second year, you learn the basics of human anatomy and physiology; how to create curriculum; observation and research skills; dynamics of relationships; and how biases impact our interactions with children and families. In your third year, you may choose to focus on one of three areas of emphasis: Children's Futures, Infant & Child Mental Health, or Pathway to Child Life. Your fourth year emphasizes professional skills such as leadership, collaboration, and administration. You also continue with your specialized AOE courses. You will complete up to 800+ hours (minimum 600 hours) of workplace experience through placements.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*75 to 80
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
Subject requirements: one of ENG4U, EAE4U or FEF4U and five additional 4U/M courses. Out of province applicants, please visit Please note: The application deadline of January 12, 2023 is for applicants to be considered for all rounds of offers through the admission cycle.
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* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

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