Academic Programs Offering Child Life Course

These programs are self-identified as offering a child life course taught by a Certified Child Life Specialist. ACLP claims no responsibility for the academic quality of any course listed here.  Listing here does not guarantee that a course will be approved unless otherwise noted.

To access the list of academic degree programs in child life, click here.

If you are looking for online education, please review the below thoroughly as many institutions offer both online and in-person courses.

Alabama

  • Auburn University

  • University of Alabama

Arizona

  • Arizona State University

Arkansas

  • Harding University

  • University of Arkansas

California

Colorado

  • Colorado State University

Connecticut

Florida

Georgia

  • Georgia Southern University

  • University of Georgia

Illinois

  • Erikson Institute

  • Illinois State

  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  • Northern Illinois University

Indiana

Iowa

  • University of Iowa

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maryland

  • Towson University

Massachusetts

  • Springfield College

  • Wheelock

Michigan

Minnesota

  • Dakota County Technical College

  • University of Minnesota

Mississippi

Missouri

Nebraska

New Hampshire

  • University of New Hampshire

New York

  • Bank Street College

  • Syracuse University

  • Utica College

North Carolina

  • Appalachian State University

  • University of North Carolina-Charlotte

  • University of North Carolina-Wilmington

  • East Carolina University

North Dakota

Ohio

  • Miami University

  • Ohio University

  • University of Akron

Oklahoma

Ontario (Canada)

  • McMaster University

Oregon

Pennsylvania

South Carolina

Tennessee

Texas

  • San Jacinto Community College

  • Tarleton State University

  • Texas Tech University

  • University of Houston

  • University of Texas at Austin

  • Texas State University- San Marcos

  • Texas Woman's University

  • Texas Christian University

  • University of North Texas

  • Abilene Christian University

Utah

Virginia

Washington

Wisconsin

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