Episode Guide :: Season 4
Aired November 5, 2020
As Sheldon prepares to graduate from high school, he starts to question whether he is ready to go to college. Meanwhile, Dale tries to patch things up with Meemaw.
Aired November 12, 2020
Sheldon gets a job as a tour guide at the local train museum. Meanwhile, Georgie discovers Mary's guilty pleasure, and George Sr. helps Missy as she reaches a new stage of womanhood.
Aired November 19, 2020
Sheldon wants to learn how to ride a bicycle without training wheels as he gets ready to head off to college.
Aired December 3, 2020
Sheldon gets competitive with Paige when they are both forced to attend a Bible school during summer vacation. Meanwhile, George is unhappy with Georgie's latest purchase.
Aired December 17, 2020
As Mary and George take a trip with Coach Wilkins and his wife, Dale tries to show another side of himself as he joins Meemaw in looking after Sheldon and Missy for the weekend. Meanwhile, Georgie panics when Jana thinks she's pregnant.
Aired January 21, 2021
Sheldon insists he doesn't need Mary to attend his college orientation with him. Meanwhile, George Sr. helps Pastor Jeff decorate a nursery, while Meemaw styles Missy's hair for the first day of school.
Aired February 11, 2021
Sheldon's first day of college gets off to bumpy start when he disagrees with his new philosphy teacher, Professor Ericson (Melanie Lynskey). Meanwhile, Mary and Brenda live vicariously through Missy as she starts middle school.
Aired February 18, 2021
As Meemaw tries to save Sheldon from his existential crisis, she confronts his philosophy teacher, Professor Ericson (Melanie Lynskey). Meanwhile, George Sr. learns Georgie has been cutting class.
Aired February 25, 2021
George Sr. convinces a reluctant Sheldon to have dinner with President Hagemeyer (Wendie Malick) and a university donor. Missy is disappointed when Mary won't let her attend a school dance. Meanwhile, Dale and June (Reba McEntire) talk Meemaw into attending their son's wedding.
Aired March 4, 2021
Sheldon hectors Dr. Linkletter (Ed Begley, Jr.) into giving him a job in his lab. Meanwhile, Georgie seeks the help of Mr. Lundy (Jason Alexander) to film an exercise video.
Aired March 11, 2021
Dr. Linkletter (Ed Begley, Jr.) has had enough of Sheldon hanging around all the time and urges him to make some friends on campus. Meemaw goes on a trip with Dale's ex-wife, June (Reba McEntire). Meanwhile, Georgie gets a pager.
Aired April 1, 2021
Meemaw joins Sheldon and Dr. Linkletter on a science experiment. Georgie gets a new side hustle after finding a box of Sheldon's old tests. Meanwhile, Mary wonders why Pastor Jeff and Brenda didn't invite her when they start walking around the neighborhood.
Aired April 8, 2021
After Meemaw and Sheldon are involved in a car accident, Sheldon is afraid to get in the car to go to college. Meanwhile, Missy uses their trauma to get out of doing homework, while Meemaw is forced to take the church shuttle bus.
Aired April 15, 2021
Sheldon will leave no stone unturned to prove the IRS wrong after they claim he made a mistake on his family's tax return. Meanwhile, Dale is unhappy when his doctor asks him to get a colonoscopy.
Aired April 22, 2021
Sheldon is caught in a moral dilemma when offered a bootleg copy of a computer game he can't afford. Also, Mary and Meemaw take Brenda out for girls' night while George Sr. and the guys watch Billy, and Missy asks Georgie to take her and Marcus on a secret date.
Aired April 29, 2021
Sheldon finds himself at odds with Paige (Mckenna Grace) once again when she considers enrolling at East Texas Tech. Also, Mary seeks June’s (Reba McEntire) advice when looking for a change.
Aired May 6, 2021
After Dr. Sturgis loses his job at the supercollider, he considers giving up on science. When Mary invites John to join the family for dinner, the Coopers end up discussing the possibility of black holes and alternate universes.
Aired May 13, 2021
Tempers flare in the Cooper household after Missy's first heartbreak.
Season 4 DVD
Enjoy the fourth season of Young Sheldon again on DVD with this two-disc box-set.
Release Date: September 7, 2021
The fourth season of Young Sheldon premiered November 5, 2020. The season contained eighteen episodes with the finale airing May 13, 2021.
CBS has renewed Young Sheldon for a further three seasons, taking the show through to its seventh season in 2023/24.