If you want to make a difference in the life of a child, our Early Care & Education Program can prepare you to work in the early childhood development field as a child care director, teacher or child care provider.
Our next program info session for Early Care & Education is September 28 at 3 p.m. in Building 10, Room 125 . Come meet the instructors, see the classrooms, and learn how you can get started!
You can start the Early Care & Education Degree Program any quarter.Enroll Online
For program costs, visit the Tuition and Fees page.
Costs are estimated and are not guarantees.
You can learn more about financial aid and scholarships right here. Or view our full tuition & fees breakdown.
Early Care & Education Degree: 8-10 quarters
All program lengths are estimates and are not guarantees.
Graduates may find employment as child care workers. In Washington, median pay for child care workers is
$22,100 per year.
Graduates may also find employment as child care directors. In Washington, median pay for child care directors.
$38,800 per year.
This is not a guarantee of employment or a certain wage. Full career data available at careerinfo.net
One of the best places to spend a sunny Friday afternoon is in a park enjoying the warm weather and building relationships. That’s how a group of Clover Park Technical College students, faculty and staff spent several hours on Friday, July 29, offering free haircuts, face painting and numerous other activities to local residents at Lakewood’s Springbrook Park.
Families worked together to build creative crafts at a hands-on event at Clover Park Technical College’s Hayes Child Development Center Nov. 20.
A group of children from the Hayes Child Development Center at Clover Park Technical College took a field trip to the nursing lab.
Within the Early Care & Education program we offer an Early Care & Education degree and seven specialty certificates