2021-2022 College Catalog 
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2021-2022 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Early Childhood Education, Certificate

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


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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