The Child Care Provider/Assistant certificate is a 15-hour technical certificate program that prepares individuals to work in a child care center, manage a child care center, own a child care center, teach in a preschool setting, direct an after-school program, etc. This certificate can be earned in two semesters.
Students will be required to complete field observation hours. In order to do so, students must:
- Pass a background check.
- Complete a health screening as necessary and required by site.
This program prepares students to work in a child care center, manage a child care center, and/or own a child care center. Students may also become pre-school teachers or after school program directors.
- Carolyn Boggs
- Shannon Stoker
- Staci Tyler
Department Chair, Education