JSU Child Study Center Accepting Students for 2021-2022


Preschoolers enjoy recess at the JSU Child Study Center in 2004. Photo by Steve Latham.

The Cynthia H. Harper Child Study Center in JSU's School of Education is accepting applications for admission for the 2021-2022 academic year. 

Located in ​East Mason Hall, the half-day program is open to all potty-trained children ages 3-4, regardless of JSU affiliation. It operates in the Fall, Spring and Summer I semesters, Monday-Friday, from 7:15 a.m. to 12 p.m. when classes are in session. 

The center's mission is to provide ​Education and Family and Consumer Sciences students opportunities to work with children in the pre-school setting while providing local children an environment that promotes optimum development.

The cost of attendance is $500 each Fall and Spring and $180 for the Summer I term ​in May​/June. The deadline to apply for the upcoming year is July 1. Applications are available online. For assistance, call 256-782-5054.