What You Will Learn

The Childcare Specialist Certificate of Achievement at CCM is an in-depth credential for the current or aspiring early childhood professional. It is designed to accommodate the new high-school graduate as well as those who may be returning to school after a period of time. Students in this program have found careers in the private and public sectors of education relating to children ages birth through eight. Many of them are teaching in childcare centers and preschool settings.

Why Study at CCM?

The Early Childhood Program provides outstanding instruction and experiential learning to prepare students for advanced study and child-related careers in a diverse and changing world. The curriculum is aligned with state and national standards and blends academic and professional preparation in a wide variety of courses. Courses are interactive with small class sizes, and offer on campus, evening, hybrid, and online options.

Career Opportunities

Before and After Care Teacher, Childcare Teacher, Infant/Toddler Teacher, Preschool Teacher