Early Childhood & Youth Development

Early Childhood & Youth Development - Certificate

Early Childhood & Youth Development - Certificate

Recommended Course Sequence

This program prepares individuals for work in a child care center or preschool as an assistant teacher or in a family child care program. This program is available in the classroom and online.

The following outcome requires a clear MN Criminal Background Study.

Core Courses

Course Title Credits
ECYD 1100 Introduction to Early Childhood Careers 3
ECYD 1210 Child Growth and Development 3
ECYD 1220 Health, Safety, and Nutrition 3
ECYD 1230 Guiding Children's Behaviors 3
ECYD 1240 Learning Environment and Curriculum 3
ECYD 1310 Infant and Toddler Caregiving 2
Total Core Credits: 17
Total Program Credits: 17