ChildDevelopment

Child Development


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


See the Navarro College Catalog for degree plans for:

A.A.S. in Child Development
A.A.S. in Developmental Disabilities
Child Development Certificate
Associate Marketable Skills Institutional Certificate
Child Development Administrator Certificate
Developmental Disabilities Certificate

COURSES


See the Navarro College Catalog for course listings at www.navarrocollege.edu/courses

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)
Child Development Administrator (.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

CONTACT INFO


Office of Executive Dean
Corsicana Campus
903.875.7573

Program Coordinator
Corsicana Campus
903.875.7606

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