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It's important that the ECE program you choose allows you to apply your studies to the 120 hours of professional education necessary as part of the requirements to earn your Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential™. Look for an early childhood degree that includes a core set of general education courses with specialized courses in early childhood education. You'll want a program that includes courses in child development, health and safety, nutrition, guidance and discipline, creative expression, and curriculum development. A well-rounded early childhood education program enables you to seamlessly transfer to a bachelor's degree program in the same discipline without any additional academic preparation.
The curriculum is designed to provide a practical hands-on application approach to understanding early childhood education and contains 21 credit hours of general education core requirement credits, 63 credit hours of associate degree course work and 36 credit hours of Early Childhood Education credits. With the lower-division component of the . degree built on the College’s Associate in Science (.) degree program in Early Childhood Management, students who complete the . degree can, in most cases, apply their technical course work toward the . degree.