Type of Award
CCC - College Credit Certificate
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.
- Have a standard high school diploma or GED;
- Complete an Application for Admission, located at
Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.
Total program credits: 12.
The program is offered at all Palm Beach State campuses.
For More Information
Dr. Colleen Fawcett, fawcettc@PalmBeachState.edu. 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|
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.
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.
For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit:
Occupational Outlook Handbook: http://www.bls.gov/oco/
O-Net Online: http://online.onetcenter.org/