Child Development Associate Certificate

(Center-Based Preschool)

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 20 CR. HRS.
ED 109 3
The Parent-Child Connection
ED 111 3
Intro to the Education of Young Children
ED 120B 3
Early Childhood Education
ED 210 3
Child Care and Guidance
ED 220A 2
Early Childhood Assessment
ED 252A 3
Child Development Practicum
Choose One (1) Course From: 3
ED 225 Child Development
ED 250 Human Growth and Learning
Total 20
*ADMINISTRATIVE ELECTIVES 9 CR. HRS.
ED 118 3
Creative Curriculum for Children
ED 251 3
Health Needs of the Young Child
Choose One (1) Course From: 3
ED 107 Child Care: Operating a Successful Business
ED 223 Child Care Center Administration
*For those pursuing a Director’s position
Total 29
Total Fieldwork Hours 480

Source: MCC 2018-19 Catalog

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