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Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2016-2017

Palm Beach State College

Pre-School CCC

Pre-School  (6368)

Type of Award
CCC - College Credit Certificate

Program Website

Program Description
This college credit certificate (CCC) program consists of coursework in curriculum, environments and areas of child development associated with pre-school children.

This CCC provides college-level courses in child development, curriculum, classroom environments, adult-child interaction and parent relationships.

Admission Requirements


Completion Requirements
Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.

Program Length
Total program credits: 12.

The program is offered at all Palm Beach State campuses.

For More Information
Dr. Colleen Fawcett, 561) 868-3349

To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
Required Courses Credits: 12
EEC1001 Introduction to Early Childhood Education 3
EEC1300 Early Childhood Language Arts 3
EEC1311 Early Childhood Science, Social Studies and Math 3
EEC1312 Early Childhood Fine Arts & Movement 3
Total Program Credits: 12

For individualized course sequence

Employment Opportunities
The student who completes the CCC for pre-school children will increase his or her marketability when searching for positions as lead teacher and assistant teacher caring for pre-school children.

Gainful Employment
Program length excludes this program from gainful employment reporting requirements.

Career Path Notes
These 12 credits can be applied to the A.S. degree in Early Childhood Education with a specialization in Pre-School.

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