Career Studies Certificate in Early Childhood Development
Laurel Ridge Community College

Program Details

Laurel Ridge Community College offers an online Career Studies Certificate in Early Childhood Development.  This degree is intended for students interested in working in an early childhood development setting.  Students may find careers as instructional assistants or preschool and childcare workers.  You will study a variety of areas involving childcare and teaching young children. 

The curriculum includes:

  • Guiding the Behavior of the Children
  • Health, Safety, and Nutrition Education
  • Intro. to Early Childhood Education
  • Intro. to Teaching as a Profession
  • Orientation to Education Professions

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Laurel Ridge 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