Diploma in Early Childhood Education
Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

Program Details

Learn important skills and techniques for working with infants and young children with a Diploma in Early Childhood Education. Graduates will be able to work with children in diverse learning environments.

The curriculum focuses on the planning and implementation of developmentally appropriate programs in early childhood environments. The program strives to enable students to positively impact the lives of young children and their families. Students will learn theories in online classes and be able to apply them in real-world situations with young children under the guidance of qualified teachers.

Courses explore various topics, such as:

  • Child development
  • Creative activities
  • Health, safety, and nutrition
  • Children with exceptionalities 
  • Child, family, and the community

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Criminal Background Check, Additional Materials May Be Requested

Restricted States

Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, California, Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wyoming