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  • Administration of Early Childhood Education

    Certificate in Administration of Early Childhood Education Programs (Continuing Studies)

    If you love working with children and you have no prior college background in Early Childhood Education (ECE), this 12-credit certificate at Dean College is just what you need to get started.

    This Certificate in Administration of Early Childhood Education has been designed for students who are particularly interested in directing an early childhood education program. In addition to completing specific courses, students seeking Massachusetts Office for Child Care Services/Department of Early Education and Care Director Qualification must complete requisite field experience according to OCCS/DEEC regulation.

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    Course Sequence

    Administration of Early Childhood Education

    Administration of Early Childhood Education Programs - 12 credits Credits
    BUS 123
    Foundations of Business
    3
    EDU 130
    Classroom Behavior Management
    3
    EDU 116
    Issues and Policies in Early Childhood Programs
    3
    EDU 271
    Admisnistration of Early Childhood Programs
    3
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