Early Childhood Education Technical Certificate

Early Childhood Education Technical Certificate

The Early Childhood Education Technical Certificate prepares students for employment in the field of child care and early education. Students are required to complete 24 semester hours in early childhood education. All courses in the technical certificate count toward an A.A.S. or A.S. degree should students choose to continue their education. Students who have completed the TECTA courses for CDA preparation will have only need to complete 12 additional hours to receive the certificate.

Students who received their CDA (Child Development Associate) Credential through TECTA (Tennessee Early Childhood Training Alliance) are given an opportunity to strengthen their skills and knowledge in curriculum development for young children and receive necessary credits for CDA renewal.

For more information, see the Early Childhood Education program site.

Consumer Information: Gainful Employment Disclosures

Early Childhood Education Technical Certificate Gainful Employment Disclosures

Please visit NSCC Consumer Information to learn more about Gainful Employment Disclosures.

Contact Information

E-mail: Christina.Shaffer@nscc.edu
Program Office: 615-353-3717

Melissa Fleck, Assistant Professor
Phone: 615-353-3519

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Technical Certificate
Early Childhood Education

Catalog and Class Schedule

See NSCC Catalog for program requirements, recommended schedules, course descriptions and syllabi.

See Class Schedule for course availability.

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