This program is designed for students who wish to enter the field of Early Childhood Education or who are already employed in the field and wish to earn a credential by expanding their knowledge and competency in working with children from birth to age 8. The program will provide students with the skills and knowledge to develop competency in working with children. The courses will provide the theoretical background and practical experience necessary for students to succeed in a variety of educational settings. Program graduates will be qualified to seek employment in early care programs. Students may transfer to a four-year institution for further study.
“The Early Childhood Education program at QVCC has given me the strong foundation and hands-on experience I need in order to feel confident and comfortable in classrooms. I’m proud to call myself a graduate of the Early Childhood Education program at QVCC”