Prerequisite for Early Childhood Director:

The student must hold a bachelor degree in Early Childhood or related field with an average of at least a 2.5 GPA.  A student is able to enroll in the Director Credential courses as a non-degree student.

Required Courses and Credits:

EDUC 536 Child Development: PK-4th grade 3
EDUC 537 Early Childhood Education with Field Experience 3
EDUC 538 Non-Profit Management for Early Childhood Centers (Summer I - Only) 3

Once course work is complete, apply for Directors Credential at

External Agencies have authority to impose new standards for certification before a student's program of study is completed.