Early Childhood Education Degrees and Certificates
Early Childhood Education Department
The Early Childhood Education Department’s mission statement and goals state two primary purposes:
- To provide knowledge, training and skill development for persons interested in working in the area of social services with specific educational opportunities for those interested in early childhood development and education, and
- To serve the community as an information and knowledge-base in the area of social service, with specific expertise in early childhood education and development. The Early Childhood Development Program prepares students in the fields of growth of the child, influences of the family upon the child, and environmental pressures upon the family.