Building 8, room 103K
919-536-7200, ext. 8057
Plan of Study(Courses by Semester)
* This program is financial aid eligible.
* This program can be completed online.
Early Childhood Education - Child Development Certificate
Course work includes child growth and development; physical/nutritional needs of children; care and guidance of children; and communication skills with families and children. Students will foster the cognitive/language, physical/motor, social/emotional, and creative development of young children.
Employment opportunities include preschool teacher, child care provider in center-based care, family child care provider, and before/after school care provider.
Certificate course credits can be applied to the Early Childhood Education Associate Degree Transfer and Non-Transfer programs.
Uncertain about which pathway is right for you? View the Early Childhood Education Program Decision Chart.
Fall Application Deadline is Jun 15
Estimated Tuition & Fees