Program Overview

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Infant and Toddler Development prepares individuals with foundational knowledge on the development of the young child. Included topics are child health, physical milestones, and cognitive development. Also covered are adult/child relationship building, and communication and language acquisition.

This program will describe the physical development of young children and corresponding nutritional and fitness needs, examine appropriate health and safety standards, practices, and documentation in early childhood settings, contrast the major research and theories within the field of child development, summarize the cognitive and psychosocial development of the young child, describe attachment and relationship development between adults and the young child and its impact on child development, summarize language development and communication skills in the young child, and apply early childhood education skills in the early care and education setting.

The total number of credits required for this certificate is 16. Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Certificate

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

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    Accreditation & Licensing

    North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

    School Overview

    Rio Salado College is a community college located in Tempe, Arizona that was originally founded in 1967 as one of the 10 Maricopa County community colleges. Since 1996, the school has offered online classes and, starting in 2006, a majority of the courses have been transferred online. The school is recognized as a leader in Higher Education with specialization in distance learning and online education. Part of the mission of Rio Salado is to aim to transform the experience of learning through offering students choice, access, and flexibility; customized high quality learning designs; and personalized services and organizational responsiveness.

    RSC offers online programs, certificates, academic certificates, and associate's degrees. Online education is one of the most prominent academic programs at the college. 

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