May 23, 2018  
2013-2014 Catalog and Student Handbook 
2013-2014 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Early Childhood Development

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The Early Childhood Education Certificate prepares those who work with young children and their families in a variety of childcare provider settings/agencies. The program is based upon criteria developed by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). The program provides the student with training to obtain the competencies required to successfully complete the national Child Development Associate (CDA) credentialing process.

General Education Requirements

Note: All courses must be from the  Approved Courses for General Education  courses for each category listed in the General Education section of this catalog.

Total Credit Hours: 23

For Further Information

Mitzi Neeley, Coordinator
Early Childhood Education
Telephone: 423.354.2550


Dr. Xiaoping Wang 
Dean, Behavioral and Social Sciences Division
Telephone: 423.354.2552

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