Early Childhood Development Certificate
J Sargeant Reynolds Community College

Program Details

The online Early Childhood Development Certificate program is designed to prepare students to work with young children from birth to age eight in a variety of settings without needing further education.  Students may also become qualified to work with children up to the age of twelve in programs that serve before- and after-school and recreational programs.  The curriculum teaches skills related to the care, supervision, education, and development of young children.  Possible employment opportunities include child care center directors, assistant directors, teachers, or assistant teachers, aides, playroom attendants, camp directors, and day care workers, as well as positions in hospital-based child care programs, pre-school at-risk programs, and church-sponsored programs.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

J Sargeant Reynolds Community College 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