Early Care & Education: Childhood Leadership Certificate

Designed for experienced early care and education teachers who are seeking leadership positions in their career field. Classes are offered in the evenings with an arranged practicum experience.

Certificate Info at a Glance

Type: Certificate

Approx. # of Quarters: 2-4

Estimated Cost: $2,042.18

Admission Dates: Fall, winter, spring and summer quarters

Prerequisites: COMPASS Reading 68 and Writing 33, or successful completion of ENG 82.

This program is approximately two to four quarters in length, depending on the starting quarter and on the time students need to satisfactorily complete all graduation requirements.

Program Requirements

Catalog # Course Name Credits
ECED& 139 Administration of Early Learning Programs 3
ECS 235 Issues & Trends 2
ECS 266 Leadership in ECE 4
ECS 277 Professionalism & Ethics 2
ECS 286 ECE Practicum IV—Leadership 3
ECS 290 Mentoring in ECE 2
EDUC& 150 Child, Family and Community 3
  Total Credits for Completion 18