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2019-2020 Catalog and Student Handbook 
2019-2020 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Early Childhood Education Certificate

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The Early Childhood Education certificate is designed to provide students with the knowledge and hands-on experience to successfully work with children birth through age 8 in a child care setting. Each course in this certificate may be applied to the Early Childhood Education major.

TYPICAL JOBS: Child care provider, child care owner/operator, Department of Education Pre-K assistant

Major/Concentration Codes: ECEM-EATC

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Choose one course from the following:

Total: 24 Semester Hours

*These courses meet the education requirements for a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential. If you currently work in a child care area and are interested in applying for a CDA credential, please call 731-855-9198 to contact the Tennessee Early Childhood Training Alliance (TECTA) Office, located at the DSCC Gibson County Center or visit the TECTA website at www.tecta.info for more information.

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