Certificate in Child Development
Carl Albert State College

Program Details

The online Certificate in Child Development prepares students to immediately enter the workforce or can be used as the foundation for two additional Certificate programs, the Infant Toddler Certificate and the Director’s Certificate.  This program prepares students to work in a variety of positions in early childhood programs, including jobs such as Early Head Start and Head Start teacher assistants, preschool teacher assistants, parent educators, family support professionals, child care facility administrators, and state agency employees.  Courses include: 

  • Teacher, Community and Family Relations
  • Preschool Behavior & Guidance
  • Child Growth & Development
  • Language and Physical Skills
  • Program Planning & Administration

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Carl Albert State College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score