Certificate Information

Academic Plan Code

6238

Credits

16

MCCCD Program Detail

https://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/acres.woa/wa/freeForm?id=83646

Notes

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program. Individuals may be required to meet current state/local regulatory requirements such as fingerprint clearance, health/immunization record and/or CPR certificate.

The Academic Certificate (AC) in Child and Family Professional Development is designed for practitioners in the early childhood, school-age, or home visitor field seeking coursework and portfolio/resource file assistance to meet a wide variety of national credentialing requirements (such as the Council for Professional Recognition CDA or the National Child Care Association CCP). Individuals completing this certificate will have fulfilled only the required training clock hours and resource file/portfolio prior to application to external credentialing organizations. Final credentialing assessment and award of the external credential is awarded by the external credentialing organization.

Required Courses Credits: 16

Required Core:3
ECH253National Credential Portfolio Development3
 
Academic Specialization:13
Students must complete one of the following blocks:
 
Family Child Care
CFS163Family Child Care: Introduction to Business Management3
CFS164Family Child Care: Curriculum and Environment3
EED205The Developing Child: Prenatal to Age Eight3
EED215Early Learning: Health, Safety, Nutrition and Fitness3
 
EED260Early Childhood Infant/Toddler Internship (1)OR
EED261Early Childhood Preschool Internship (1)1
 
Infant Toddler
EED205The Developing Child: Prenatal to Age Eight3
EED215Early Learning: Health, Safety, Nutrition and Fitness3
EED260Early Childhood Infant/Toddler Internship1
ITD210Early Attachments, Relationships, and Families: Birth to Age Three3
ITD220Cognition and Communication: Birth to Age Three3
 
Preschool
ECH128Early Learning: Play and the Arts3
EED205The Developing Child: Prenatal to Age Eight3
EED212Guidance, Management and the Environment3
EED215Early Learning: Health, Safety, Nutrition and Fitness3
EED261Early Childhood Preschool Internship1
 
Home Visitor
CFS190Home-Based Visitation3
CFS205Human Development3
CFS220Introduction to Parenting and Family Development3
CFS225Foundations of Parent Education3
FCS260Family and Consumer Science Internship1
 
School Age
CFS167School-Age Child Care Provider3
CFS/ECH176Child Development3
CFS206Child and Family Organizations: Management and Administration3
EED215Early Learning: Health, Safety, Nutrition and Fitness3
FCS260Family and Consumer Science Internship1

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All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.

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Major: 6238
First Term: 2015 Summer
Final Term: Current
Award: AC
Total Credits: 16
CIPS code: 13.1210
Initiating College: Rio Salado College
Program Availability: - CGC MCC RSC
Occupational Area: Education and Training / Early Childhood Education
Instructional Council: Early Childhood Education (62)
GPA: 2.00