Now is a Great Time to Enroll in an Online Child Care School

By visiting the unique online school page for one of the three child care schools displayed below, you'll be able to obtain comprehensive info to help you make an informed decision about where to enroll. Penn Foster Career School, the highest ranking school below, will train students to become child care professionals, child care workers, nannies, day care specialists, etc. and give them an outstanding chance at finding employment, directly comparable to an on-campus school. At present, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 595,650 people employed as child care workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $20,940. Child, family, and school social workers make on average $43,540 per year and there are about 277,670 of them employed today.

Child Care Common Job Tasks
  • cleaning the home and doing laundry
  • suggesting ways to improve children's development
  • supervising older children before and after school hours
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Ranked by Excellence

Penn Foster Career School

The mission of Penn Foster Career School is to empower adult learners to advance or change their careers, learn a new skill or gain personal satisfaction. The school strives to fulfill this mission by providing breadth and depth of courseware, applicable technology and a wide array of flexible services aimed at the needs of the adult learner. Programs not only teach current marketplace skills, but also present liberal arts offerings and develop critical thinking, writing and mathematical abilities. The mission is supported by an admissions policy that allows students with appropriate prior education to enroll in programs without regard to race, religion, gender, age, color, national origin or physical disability. Penn Foster Career School assesses fulfillment of its mission and achievement of institutional effectiveness through ongoing studies of student academic success, measurement of student satisfaction and evaluation of the career outcomes of graduates.

Child Care Programs at Penn Foster Career School

Ashford University

The mission of Ashford University® is to provide accessible, affordable, innovative, high-quality learning opportunities and degree programs that meet the diverse needs of individuals pursuing integrity in their lives, professions, and communities.

Child Care Programs at Ashford University

Ashworth College

Ashworth College is committed to teaching specialized knowledge and skills to people of all ages and backgrounds in the most convenient way possible. Our programs of study are challenging yet easy to follow and accessible from anywhere. With Ashworth College, you'll gain the tools to move ahead in your career, qualify for a promotion, pursue an enjoyable hobby and be a success in the working world. Ashworth College puts you in control of your education with self-guided independent study that's flexible, affordable and fun. We offer an impressive variety of courses, superior quality instruction, personal guidance and accelerated study with our FasTrack" Learning System.

Child Care Programs at Ashworth College

Child Care Schools by State & City

Top 20 US Child Care Schools (campus and online)

New York University
Total Programs 204
Number of Subjects 146
Rank in USA 13th
Vanderbilt University
Total Programs 144
Number of Subjects 81
Rank in USA 17th
University of Georgia
Total Programs 197
Number of Subjects 156
Rank in USA 38th
Michigan State University
Total Programs 220
Number of Subjects 164
Rank in USA 45th
Ohio University-Main Campus
Total Programs 183
Number of Subjects 158
Rank in USA 128th
Appalachian State University
Total Programs 145
Number of Subjects 126
Rank in USA 130th
Washington State University
Total Programs 2
Number of Subjects 93
Rank in USA 131st
Towson University
Total Programs 114
Number of Subjects 109
Rank in USA 141st
Western Washington University
Total Programs 153
Number of Subjects 121
Rank in USA 143rd
Loyola University Chicago
Total Programs 160
Number of Subjects 125
Rank in USA 144th
Texas Tech University
Total Programs 183
Number of Subjects 154
Rank in USA 150th
University of Illinois at Chicago
Total Programs 143
Number of Subjects 121
Rank in USA 161st
Howard University
Total Programs 140
Number of Subjects 131
Rank in USA 168th
Franciscan University of Steubenville
Total Programs 57
Number of Subjects 65
Rank in USA 186th
Berea College
Total Programs 73
Number of Subjects 74
Rank in USA 203rd
East Carolina University
Total Programs 164
Number of Subjects 142
Rank in USA 214th
Central Michigan University
Total Programs 186
Number of Subjects 145
Rank in USA 239th
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
Total Programs 170
Number of Subjects 143
Rank in USA 254th
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Total Programs 117
Number of Subjects 115
Rank in USA 275th
Mills College
Total Programs 73
Number of Subjects 69
Rank in USA 303rd