View Catalog PagesChild Development AASChild Development CertificateCDA Preparation Certificate
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With your AAS degree, you will be prepared for immediate employment as a preschool teacher, home day care operator, or childcare worker in schools, religious institutions, community organizations, and/or the government. You may advance to supervisory positions or administrative positions in large childcare centers or preschools, with further experience and additional training; most of your courses are transferable to four-year instutitions that offer bachelor's or master's degrees. Upon completing the CDA Preparation Certificate and earning a CDA credential from the Council for Professional Recognition, you are qualified to work in an approved day care or home-based family facility. You are also eligible to apply your certificate credit toward the Child Development AAS degree.
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