Early Childhood Education

Advanced Family Child Care Provider Certificate
34 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0078

Courses for a Certificate:

Credit Hours

ECE 102 Child Growth and Development

3

ECE 104 Introduction to Early Childhood Education

4

ECE 106 Guidance of the Young Child

3

ECE 107 Observation and Assessment of the Young Child

3

ECE 108 Nutrition, Health and Safety for the Young Child

3

ECE 125 Play and Creative Expression for the Young Child

3

ECE 165 Family Child Care Provider I

3

ECE 166 Family Child Care Provider II

3

EGL 101 Composition I

3

PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology

3

One course from the following:

3-4

 

MAT 125 General Education Mathematics (Recommended)

4

 

MAT 129 Foundations of Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II

3

 

MAT 131 Elementary Statistics (Recommended)

4


Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate:


34


Completion of this certificate can lead to obtaining the Illinois Gateways to Opportunity Family Child Care Provider Credential Level 3. Contact the Early Childhood Education chair for details.

Gainful Employment information: Advanced Family Child Care Provider

Also see
Early Childhood Education Department
Careers in Early Childhood Education
All Degrees and Certificates