2019-2020 College Catalog 
    Oct 19, 2020  
2019-2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Early Childhood Education, Certificate

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Award Granted Upon Completion: Certificate in Early Childhood Education
Credits/Contacts Required: 30/30
Major code: 04/437
CIP Code: 190709

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The certificate program is designed to introduce students to the field of early childhood care and education including health, safety, nutrition, child development, guidance, assessment, ethics, and curriculum for infants, toddlers, preschool, and school-age children. Ninety hours of practicum experience are required. All credits earned in this certificate apply toward the AAS degree.

General Education Requirements (Min 6 Credits)

Suggested Sequences Per Semester


* Courses that require observation and practicum require a TB test, criminal history check and DHHS clearance. Forms are found on Bay’s website, Early Childhood Education link.

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