Skip Navigation
 
Child Life

Online Undergraduate Certficiate in Child Life

Save @ APU

$0Application Fee
$0Transfer Credit Evaluation
$0Textbooks & eBooks
72%Graduate with No APUS-incurred Student Loan Debt1

ABOUT THIS PROGRAM

What You'll Learn

Degree at a Glance

Number of Credits
18
Cost Per Credit2
$285 | $250*
8 Week Program Format
Online

Program RequirementsPrint Friendly Version

Students must choose a concentration for this degree program:

{{course_pool.description}}
{{course.course_code}} {{course.course_title}} {{course.credit_hours}}
Total Semester Hours {{concentration.required_hours}}
Select {{course_pool.required_courses_name}} course(s) from the following:
{{course_pool.description}}
{{course.course_code}} {{course.course_title}} {{course.credit_hours}}
Select {{gened.remaining_courses_name}} course(s) from the following:
{{course.course_code}} {{course.course_title}} {{course.credit_hours}}
Total Semester Hours {{gened.required_credit_hours}}
{{course_pool.description}}
{{course.course_code}} {{course.course_title}} {{course.credit_hours}}
Total Semester Hours {{course_pool.required_credit_hours}}
{{course_pool.description}}
{{course.course_code}} {{course.course_title}} {{course.credit_hours}}
Total Semester Hours {{course_pool.required_credit_hours}}
{{course_pool.description}}
{{course.course_code}} {{course.course_title}} {{course.credit_hours}}
Total Semester Hours {{course_pool.required_credit_hours}}
{{course_pool.description}}
{{course.course_code}} {{course.course_title}} {{course.credit_hours}}
Total Semester Hours {{course_pool.required_credit_hours}}

Select any courses that have not been used to fulfill major requirements. Credits applied toward a minor or certificate in an unrelated field may be used to fulfill elective credit for the major.

{{course_pool.description}}
{{course.course_code}} {{course.course_title}} {{course.credit_hours}}
Total Semester Hours {{course_pool.required_credit_hours}}

Courses Start Monthly

Next Courses Start
Register By

Programmatic Admission Requirements

The following is required for admission into this program.  All documentation must be provided prior to course registration:

  • Your official bachelor’s degree transcript from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
  • Signed statement of understanding (SOU)
  • Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application. View steps to apply.

Important Notes

Your bachelor’s field of study may impact the need for additional coursework to sit for the CCLS licensing examination. Please see the Child Life Council website, www.childlife.org for more information.

An APU admissions representative will contact you with further details about how to submit the required documentation after you complete the enrollment application.

Materials Cost

Technology fees: $65 per course | $0 for active-duty military servicemembers, and for National Guard and Reserve personnel when using military TA.

Need Help?

Selecting the right program to meet your educational goals is a key step in ensuring a successful outcome. If you are unsure of which program to choose, or need more information, please contact an APU admissions representative at 877-755-2787 or info@apus.edu.

Quality Education Should Be Affordable

So you can focus on the opportunities ahead, without the financial burden of more expensive schools who are not as invested in your success.  Learn more about paying for school.

Consumer Information

Gainful Employment Disclosure

1Alumni Graduated with No APUS-incurred Student Loan Debt

As of May 1, 2019. Includes alumni who graduated with an associate, bachelor's, or master's degree from APUS. Student loan debt is defined as student loans and private education loans used for tuition, fees, living expenses, and book costs associated with courses taken at APUS.

2Cost Per Credit Hour

To minimize out-of-pocket costs, active-duty servicemembers, their spouse/dependents, National Guard members, and Reservists receive a tuition grant that caps undergraduate, master's degree, and graduate certificate tuition at $250/credit hour. In addition, a master's-level book grant provides no-cost textbooks and ebooks for master’s-level courses to active-duty servicemembers, their spouse/dependents, National Guard members, and Reservists.
See all military student benefits.