ChildDevelopment

Child Development


Program LengthFour semesters

BUTTON_tuition_cost$1109.00**

Potential Salary Range$8,840 – $16,640


 

The Child Development program provides the student an in-depth opportunity to study the overall development of the child. This program is designed to give the student a practical working knowledge of the child.  This program is offered completely online.  The Child Development Program is designed to prepare students to make a positive difference in the growing field of early childhood education. This program prepares successful graduates with the knowledge to understand the needs of young children, including children with special needs and the resources to develop appropriate learning environments for them. Criteria for quality early childhood programs developed by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) have been incorporated into course content.

DEGREE PLANS


A.A.S. Child Development
A.A.S. Child Development Developmental Disabilities (MSSLC)
Child Development Certificate
Child Development Developmental Disabilities Certificate

COURSES


See the Navarro College Catalog for course listings:
www.navarrocollege.edu/catalog

TARGET JOBS


Childcare Director
Childcare Teacher
Childcare Assistant
Childcare Worker
School Teacher Aide
Nanny
Foster Parent

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT


Child Development Certificate Program (.pdf)
Child Development- Development Disabilities Certificate (.pdf)

RELATED LINKS


National Association for Child Development
Texas Association for the Education of Young Children
Texas Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies

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Judy Cutting, Executive Dean
Bain Center, Room 101
903.875.7573
judy.cutting@navarrocollege.edu
Kim Avery, Dean
Bain Center, Room 101
903.875.7498
kimberly.avery@navarrocollege.edu
Lisa Cook – Dept Chair
Bain Center, Room 335
903.875.7606
lisa.taylorcook@navarrocollege.edu

 

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**Tuition cost reflects a 15-credit hour semester for in-district students for the 2015-2016 academic year.
Cost does not include lab fees, additional fees, books, or supplies. Program costs are approximate and cost is subject to change.
Download the full Fall 2015 tuition chart here
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