Early Childhood Education Certificate
Guilford Technical Community College

Program Details

The online Early Childhood Education Certificate introduces students to the field of Early Childhood Education (ECE) through classes of basic content and theory which promote child development and learning.  This program qualifies students to be lead teachers in child care centers and makes them more employable.  Graduates are able to use developmentally effective approaches to connect with children and families and will practice professionalism and ethical conduct.


  • Official high school or GED transcript
  • Official college transcript (if applicable)
  • Placement test(s) may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Restricted States

Arkansas, Florida, Massachusetts, Oklahoma