Early Childhood & Youth Development

News & Events

The Early Childhood & Youth Development program at DCTC is active throughout the year and makes headlines in college publications. Read about student and alumni success as well as accomplishments of our early childhood & youth development instructors.

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Upcoming Events

  • Apr
    29
    Tuesday Campus Visit
    Tuesday, Apr. 29  | 12:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    Stop by the Rosemount Campus every Tuesday at 12:45 p.m. and learn about the great opportunities DCTC has to offer. Get your questions answered by admissions professionals, learn about our academic programs, review the Admissions Checklist, tour classrooms, shops & labs, and see why DCTC is the place for you. No appointment is needed so please feel free to stop in or get more information here. We hope to see you soon!

  • May
    6
    Tuesday Campus Visit
    Tuesday, May. 6  | 12:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    Stop by the Rosemount Campus every Tuesday at 12:45 p.m. and learn about the great opportunities DCTC has to offer. Get your questions answered by admissions professionals, learn about our academic programs, review the Admissions Checklist, tour classrooms, shops & labs, and see why DCTC is the place for you. No appointment is needed so please feel free to stop in or get more information here. We hope to see you soon!

  • May
    13
    Tuesday Campus Visit
    Tuesday, May. 13  | 12:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    Stop by the Rosemount Campus every Tuesday at 12:45 p.m. and learn about the great opportunities DCTC has to offer. Get your questions answered by admissions professionals, learn about our academic programs, review the Admissions Checklist, tour classrooms, shops & labs, and see why DCTC is the place for you. No appointment is needed so please feel free to stop in or get more information here. We hope to see you soon!

  • May
    14
    1st Annual Early Childhood Career Fair
    Wednesday, May. 14  | 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

    Students and Alumni

    Early Childhood Career Fair
    The next step in your career begins here!

    Are you currently looking for a new role in the early childhood profession? Or, are you simply interested in finding out more about the opportunities presented by area employers for students and graduates? Looking for a practicum site? Interested in a field experience? Ready to begin networking with other professionals in the early childhood world? If you answered 'yes' or even 'maybe' to any of these questions, there is a great opportunity for you just around the corner! Join us Wednesday, May 14, 6-8 p.m. for the 1st Annual Early Childhood Career Fair at Dakota County Technical College, room 2-206. Bring a current resume if you have one and be prepared to meet with several area employers looking for professionals like you.

    Employers

    Early Childhood Career Fair
    Be prepared to meet your next staff super star!

    Are you ready to try a new way to recruit well-educated and enthusiastic professionals? Interested in providing learning opportunities for student volunteers? If so, we are here to help! Join us Wednesday, May 14, 6-8 p.m. for the 1st Annual Early Childhood Career Fair at Dakota County Technical College, room 2-206. Since this Career Fair is dedicated solely to early childhood education and child life, every candidate you meet is a potential new hire with a passion for the work you do and an interest in a long-term career.

    Representatives from the following organizations will be in attendance:

    Please contact Dawn Braa at 651-423-8315 or dawn.braa@dctc.edu for more information about this event.

    Early Childhood Career Fair