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The median tuition charged by colleges in the US offering online certificate in early childhood education programs is $3,137 yearly. The median tuition has increased by 14.5% in recent years. The per annum median tuition was $2,739 at these online colleges and universities in 2007.
The following graph shows the range of tuition at colleges offering online early childhood education programs at the certificate level from most to least expensive:
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A yearly tuition of over $5,280 is charged by the costliest schools that have online certificate in early childhood education programs. But, tuition at the cheapest schools is in the range of $1,356 to $1,704 per year. Arizona and North Carolina are home to the most inexpensive accredited online early childhood education certificate schools.
In 2011, an estimated 11% of early childhood education graduates with certificate from online colleges across the country earned credentials from these cheap programs. Therefore, of the 43,858 graduates in the nation, 4,936 are from the least costly colleges and universities. From 2006 to 2011, the percentage of early childhood education graduates with certificate from the most inexpensive online schools has increased. Also, the number of graduates has increased by 2,852 graduates per year.
Yearly tuition in the range of $1,808 to $2,460 is charged by other somewhat more costly online early childhood education certificate colleges and universities. An estimated 4 of the 18 online schools that offer certificate in early childhood education programs in the US charge tuition in this range.
A reported 22.7% of the nation’s early childhood education certificate level graduates earned their degrees and certificates from these affordable online programs in 2011. This represents 9,974 students. In 2006, which was only 5 years earlier, the number of graduates from these colleges was only 7,094 students. This represents a 41% increase in the number of graduates from these low tuition online schools.
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|1. Randolph Community College||Asheboro, North Carolina||$1,356||$5,964|
|2. Rio Salado College||Tempe, Arizona||$1,704||$7,488|
|3. Alamance Community College||Graham, North Carolina||$1,808||$7,952|
|4. Wake Technical Community College||Raleigh, North Carolina||$1,808||$7,952|
|5. Southwestern Community College||Sylva, North Carolina||$1,808||$7,952|
|6. Colorado Mountain College||Glenwood Springs, Colorado||$2,460||$7,680|
|7. Clark State Community College||Springfield, Ohio||$2,556||$5,112|
|8. Grays Harbor College||Aberdeen, Washington||$2,805||$7,995|
|9. Ivy Tech Community College||Columbus, Indiana||$3,137||$6,641|
|10. Ivy Tech Community College||Muncie, Indiana||$3,137||$6,641|
|11. Ivy Tech Community College||Indianapolis, Indiana||$3,137||$6,641|
|12. Ivy Tech Community College||South Bend, Indiana||$3,137||$6,641|
|13. Ivy Tech Community College||Gary, Indiana||$3,137||$6,641|
|14. Ivy Tech Community College||Evansville, Indiana||$3,137||$6,641|
|15. Ivy Tech Community College||Fort Wayne, Indiana||$3,137||$6,641|
|16. Lehigh Carbon Community College||Schnecksville, Pennsylvania||$5,280||$7,920|
|17. Shasta Bible College and Graduate School||Redding, California||$9,600||$9,600|
|18. Southwest Florida College||Fort Myers, Florida||$10,980||$10,980|