Academic Catalog 2023-2024

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Care and Development of Young Children, Technical Diploma

The Care and Development of Young Children program provides significant training for child care teachers to earn an Early Childhood Ancillary Certificate from LDOE and work as a lead teacher in an early childcare program.

Major Courses 1, 2
CDYC 1050Intro to Care&Dev of Yng Child3
CDYC 1110Observation & Participation3
CDYC 1120Health,Safety&Nutr for Yng Chl3
CDYC 1300Intro to Children w/Exception3
CDYC 1810Math & Science in Early Child3
CDYC 2130Infant & Toddler Curr Developm3
or CDYC 2730 Curr & Teach Mat in Early Chld
CDYC 2300Lit & Lang Dev in Early Child3
CDYC 2850Guiding & Managing Child Behav3
CDYC 2980Practicum6
General Education Requirements
ENGL 1010English Composition I 13
PSYC 1100Introduction to Psychology 13
PSYC 2100Human Growth and Development 13
or PSYC 2200 Child Psychology
Speech (any SPCH course)3
BUSN 1150Survey of Microcomputer App3
Total Hours45

Must earn a grade of “C” or better.


At least 15 hours in residence.