Early Childhood Education for Paraeducators Certificate
Front Range Community College

Program Details

The online Early Childhood Education for Paraeducators Certificate program prepares students to work as a preschool paraeducator, or “para” to support teachers in inclusive classrooms.  This program is designed for students who wish to work with developmentally delayed infants, toddlers, preschool, and school-age children in inclusive settings.  The curriculum provides a wide range of knowledge and skills including a solid foundation in the normal patterns of growth and development, various disabilities, giftedness, developmentally appropriate teaching techniques, and learning styles of children with developmental delays.  Courses include:
  • Introduction to Early Childhood Education
  • ECE Child Growth and Development
  • Guidance Strategies for Young Children
  • Family Dynamics
  • The Team Process

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Front Range Community College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score