Tyler Junior College

Child Development/Early Childhood

Child Development/Early Childhood* (Certificate)

Certificate of Proficiency | 2015-2016 Catalog

This program is located on the TJC West Campus. Students are responsible for transportation. 

Total Semester Hours: 36

SPCH 1315 Public Speaking

Creative Arts

ARTS 1301 Art Appreciation OR
   DRAM 1310 Introduction to Theatre OR
   MUSI 1306 Music Appreciation

Certificate Classes

CDEC 1311 Educating Young Children
CDEC 1313 Curriculum Resources for Early 
                   Childhood Programs
CDEC 1319 Child Guidance
CDEC 1354 Child Growth and Development
CDEC 2326 Administration of Programs for Children I
CDEC 1303 Families, School & Community
CDEC 1318 Wellness of the Young Child
CDEC 1356 Emergent Literacy for Early Childhood
CDEC Elective
CDEC 2384 Cooperative Education - Child Development

Courses titled in bold type represent general education requirements.

CDEC courses are offered in a FALL or SPRING semester, therefore a student should verify the course offering schedule with an academic advisor or the CDEC Department Chairperson. 

*Note: Students enrolling in the child development/early childhood?program will be subject to a background check.