Child Psychology Course Curriculum

Penn Foster’s online child psychology course curriculum consists of courses that will cover the basics of early human development. You'll cover the essentials of psychology, growth and development, and learn about abnormal psychology in children.

Child Psychology


6 months

As low as $39/mo

1-800-275-4410 (9AM - 9PM ET)

Child Psychology Course Curriculum

  • 4 courses
  • 18 exams
  • 40.8 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Estimated completion time:

  • Fast track = 6 months
  • Average time = 11 months

With Penn Foster, you can learn at whatever pace works best for you. Some learners will be more comfortable moving faster, and dedicating more time, and the fast track estimate will apply to them. The average track will apply to most learners who can dedicate a few hours per week to completing their coursework. The estimated completion times are based on completion times for learners enrolled in this program from May 2021 - April 2022, excluding withdrawals.

Note: We reserve the right to change program content and materials when it becomes necessary.

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