Family Home & Early Childcare Certificate
Central Carolina Community College

Program Details

The Family Home and Early Childcare Certificate from CCCC can be customized with elective courses to meet the student’s personal and career interests. Three of the six courses in the program are chosen by the student.

Students will learn how to plan environments, schedules, and activities for young children. Courses explore the ways that relationships between families, educators, and professionals can enhance the development and educational experiences of children. Graduates can transfer credits from this certificate into the Child Care Worker Certificate, Early Childhood Diploma, or associate’s degree in Early Childhood Associate from CCCC.

Elective topics that can be applied to this certificate program include:

  • Introduction to early childhood education
  • Child, family, and community
  • Child development
  • Creative activities
  • Infants, toddlers, and twos
  • Math and science activities
  • Literary experiences

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Central Carolina Community College is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Students need a qualifying GPA, official test scores or complete on-campus placement tests.