Acquire theoretical knowledge and develop the competencies needed to enter a career and to continue professional growth in the care and education of children birth through age eight in various settings.
Before enrolling in this program, you must meet the requirements listed below:
- Valid Arizona Identity Verified Fingerprint (IVP) Clearance Card
- TB Test (negative result or a negative chest x-ray)
- Verification of required Immunizations
What can I do with this certificate?
Career Options: Apply for a position working with young children, or use credits toward professional development requirements. Completion meets the criteria for the Arizona Early Childhood Workforce Career Lattice, Level D.
Academic Options: Continue your studies by applying your coursework toward the Early Childhood Studies AAS.
Gainful Employment Information: www.pima.edu/ge-crtcae
Center for Early Childhood Studies: 520-206-5245
Lead Faculty: 520-206-5107
Conditional Enrollment Program:
You will be eligible to enroll in CDA/ECE courses once you have completed the requirement listed above and the Department has authorized your enrollment. See the program director or advisor for more information.
Conditional Program/Major Codes: CRTCAE/9CAE