Estimated Cost: $4,282.25
Program Length: 1.5 semesters
Online + Labs
You can have a meaningful impact on the future through your work with young children. In our Early Childhood Education – In Home Care Provider Certificate program you will learn observation, assessment, and guidance strategies with specific focus on the development of children. Students complete a practicum and will learn specific skills necessary for working in an in-home setting.
You will be a successful educator if you:
You can start the Early Childhood Education program in the Fall or Spring Semester. Follow these steps to finish your
A Criminal Background Check will be required of each student in this program. Based on the outcome of the CBC, a
student may be prevented from taking certain courses, accessing certain laboratory experiences, or completing the
program. A non-refundable fee of $45 will be assessed for the CBC.
Our Early Childhood Education program prepares you to work with children and families in diverse and inclusive early care and education settings. Recent graduates reported an average salary of $27,352. Career options include:
The Early Childhood Education Associate of Applied Science Degree at Southeast Community College is accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Early Childhood Higher Education Programs of the National Association for the Education of Young Children. The accreditation term runs from March 2021-August 2023.
Program Outcome Data (PDF)
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For more information about the post-graduation achievements of SCC Graduates as well as average starting salaries, refer to the annual Graduate Report.
For information about the methodologies used to gather the post-graduation student achievement data contained in the annual Graduate Report, refer to the Institutional Research page or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.