What You Will Learn

The A.S. Degree in Early Childhood Education at County College of Morris (CCM) is an excellent starting point for those pursuing a Teacher Certification. Students can transfer to earn a B.A. Degree in Early Childhood Education and/or Elementary Education. This foundation prepares students to become P-3 and/or K-6 teachers in public and private sectors. Many students also elect to pursue Special Education Certification upon transfer.

Why Study at CCM?

CCM’s Early Childhood Program provides outstanding instruction and experiential learning to prepare students for advanced study and 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 size, and offer face-to-face, evening, hybrid and online options.

Career Opportunities

Preschool Teacher, Kindergarten – Grade 6 Teacher, Special Education Teacher, Childcare Teacher, Assistant Teacher, Paraprofessional/Aid, Substitute Teacher, Before and After Care Teacher, Head Start/Early Head Start Teacher