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  Oct 17, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook

Early Childhood Care and Education Diploma


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Program Description

The Early Childhood Care and Education diploma is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers in child care and related fields. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of early childhood care and education theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive an Early Childhood Care and Education diploma. (Program Length: 5 Semesters Minimum)

Employment Opportunities

Early childhood care and education assistant teacher

Regulations published by the U.S. Department of Education require institutions that participate in the Title IV student financial assistance programs to report certain information about students who enrolled in Title IV-eligible educational programs, two years earlier, that lead to gainful employment in a recognized occupation (GE Programs). Click here to review current Gwinnett Technical College data for the Early Childhood Care and Education diploma.

Curriculum


Essential General Education Core Courses (8 Credits)


Total Hours: 52


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