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2022-2023 General Catalog 
    
2022-2023 General Catalog

Early Childhood Education, Diploma


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D55220

Total credit hours: 39

The Early Childhood Education curriculum prepares individuals to work with children from birth through eight in diverse learning environments. Students will combine learned theories with practice in actual settings with young children under the supervision of qualified teachers.

Program Requirements

Admission Requirements

Students must demonstrate English and mathematics “college readiness” levels, via college-level English/math courses or by completion of or waiver credit for specified “transition” or co-requisite courses.

Technical Standards

In addition to Davidson-Davie requirements and course objectives, there are professional standards that encompass communication, motor skills, sensory and cognitive ability and professional conduct that are essential for the competent study and practice of this program.  Early Childhood Education Technical Standards (PDF opens in new window)  

Curriculum Guide

Full-time and part-time schedules are available.  See below for an example of a full time pathway.

Note: Students who do not meet acceptable placement scores must complete appropriate preparatory courses.

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