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Pre-School CCC

Pre-School Overview (6368)

Type of Award

CCC - College Credit Certificate

Program Website

www.palmbeachstate.edu/career-pathways/pathway-education/default.aspx

Program Description

This college credit certificate (CCC) program consists of coursework in curriculum, environments and areas of child development associated with pre-school children.

This CCC provides college-level courses in child development, curriculum, classroom environments, adult-child interaction and parent relationships.

Admission Requirements

Completion Requirements

Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.

Program Length

Total program credits: 12.

Location

The program is offered at the Lake Worth and Palm Beach Gardens campuses.

For More Information

Professor Cassandra Wilbanks, wilbankc@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 868-3214

Employment Opportunities

The student who completes the CCC for pre-school children will increase his or her marketability when searching for positions as lead teacher and assistant teacher caring for pre-school children.

Career Path Notes

These 12 credits can be applied to the A.S. degree in Early Childhood Education with a specialization in Pre-School.

Career Center

www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career

For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit: Occupational Outlook Handbook: www.bls.gov/ooh

O-Net Online: www.onetonline.org

Required courses:

Required Courses (Credits: 12)

EEC1001Introduction to Early Childhood Education (AA)

3 Credits

EEC1300Early Childhood Language Arts (AS)

3 Credits

EEC1311Early Childhood Science, Social Studies and Math (AS)

3 Credits

EEC1312Early Childhood Fine Arts and Movement (AS)

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours: 12

Course Sequence

Term One - Fall (Year One) (Credits: 12)

EEC1001Introduction to Early Childhood Education (AA)

3 Credits

EEC1300Early Childhood Language Arts (AS)

3 Credits

EEC1311Early Childhood Science, Social Studies and Math (AS)

3 Credits

EEC1312Early Childhood Fine Arts and Movement (AS)

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours: 12