2018-2019 College Catalog 
    Jul 07, 2020  
2018-2019 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Early Childhood Preschool Certificate, CTE

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Program Code: C55860 | (CTE) C55860H1*

This curriculum prepares individuals to work with preschool age children (3-5) in diverse learning environments. Students will combine learned theories, competency-based knowledge, and practice in actual settings with preschool children.

Course work includes child growth and development, physical/nutritional needs of preschool children, safety issues in the care of preschool children, care and guidance, communication skills with families and children, design and implementation of appropriate curriculum, and other related topics.

Graduates should be prepared to plan and implement developmentally appropriate preschool programs in early childhood settings. Employment opportunities include child development and child care programs, preschools, public and private schools, recreational centers, Head Start programs, and other preschool programs.

*This certificate has been identified as a pathway for high school students participating in the Career and College Promise initiative.

General Education Courses: 0 Hours

Total Early Childhood Preschool Certificate: 16 Credits

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program may be found at http://ow.ly/iVoT30d7gsX

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