Download the Blackboard App

The Blackboard app gives you the information you want, the connections you crave, and the personalization you demand, on the go. We're putting learning directly in the hands of students, so you can stay connected with your educational journey anytime, anywhere.

  • Apple Devices

  • Google Devices

  • Windows Devices

  • Directory

  • Class Registration

  • Apply Now

  • Panther Portal

Early Childhood Aide (ECA) Certificate

12 Credit Career Certificate

This curriculum is designed to provide an early childhood caregiver with basic knowledge regarding child growth/development and an overview of early childhood education field.

Requirements

First Semester

ECE 100Early Child Growth & Development

3

ECE 101Observation & Assessment / Children

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Second Semester

ECE 105Health, Safety and Nutrition for Childre

3

ECE 110Introduction to Early Childhood Educatio

3

Total Credit Hours:6

NOTES:

Students must complete all ECE courses with a minimum grade of “C”.