Have you been thinking about pursuing a teaching career in early care? Take the first step with a program for a diploma in early childhood education from 布赖恩特 & 斯垂顿学院.
幼儿保育专业的毕业生 & 发展 diploma program are will prepared to pursue rewarding career opportunities in early child development settings. With key courses that lay the foundation for guiding and evaluating the educations of young children, as well as the developmental needs of toddlers and infants, this diploma program provides a solid first step toward a future as an educator.
幼儿教育中的学生 & 发展 diploma program are well-prepared to work with young children from infancy through middle-childhood in learning environments such as childcare centers—both home and center-based—child development programs, 干预计划, 娱乐项目等. This diploma in early childhood education can also be a steppingstone toward an associate degree education, 包括 Early Childhood 教育 Associate of Applied Science degree 布莱恩特大学的项目 & 斯垂顿学院, or even on to bachelor’s degree or master’s degree opportunities.
The 36-credit-hours of courses in the 幼儿保育 & 发展 diploma can be used to help fulfill the 120-hour educational requirement for the National Child 发展 Associate (CDA) Credential awarded through the Council for Professional Recognition. As the most widely recognized credential in the Early Childhood 教育 (ECE) field, students are encouraged to apply for the CDA upon completion.
The Council for Professional Recognition has specific requirements for the Child 发展 Associate credentialing process in addition to the formal education components included in these programs. A career in the field of Early Childhood 教育 may involve earning certain licenses or certificates, 接受额外培训, or meeting other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. 布赖恩特 & 斯垂顿学院 recommends all applicants check with the licensing agency in their state for specific requirements*. 的科比 & 斯垂顿学院 early childhood education programs involve an early childhood practice experience which may be completed within a live childcare environment. All applicants to either early childhood program should be aware that employers may consider numerous factors when determining eligibility or suitability for employment including, 但不限于, 犯罪背景调查, U.S. 公民身份, 州居住, 身心健康, 年龄和退伍信息. A criminal conviction and/or record of certain other conduct may prevent or hinder a student’s completion of their required practice experience or a graduate’s employment in the field of Early Childhood 教育. The enrolling applicant has been apprised of these matters and enrolls in this program with full understanding of the same.
* Virginia residents should refer to licensure regulations for school personnel at the following government site: http://law.lis.Virginia State.gov/admincode/title8/agency20/chapter22/.
Teacher candidates will find additional information at the 弗吉尼亚州教育部 at the following address:
101 N. 14号大街
Taken online or on campus, our 幼儿保育 & 发展 diploma program provides students with the ability to:
Early Childhood 教育 Academic Program Disclosures
幼儿保育 & 发展 diploma program is also offered by 布赖恩特 & 斯特拉顿学院在线. The online 幼儿保育 program follows the same outcomes and curriculum as the campus-based program with the added flexibility and convenience of an online program. 在线 students can expect the same personal touch and support as provided by our campus faculty and staff.
在布莱恩特大学在线课程中获得的学分 & 斯垂顿学院 are the same as those credits earned in campus-based programs at 布赖恩特 & 斯垂顿学院.
Major Requirements - 30 credits (Total requirements - 36 credits)
Whether you’re pursuing advancement opportunities in childcare centers or simply want to improve your early care teaching and communication skills, 布赖恩特 & Stratton offers the education you need to succeed. 今天就沙巴体育亚洲版，开始您的旅程.