Early Childhood EducationAssociate in Applied Science (AAS)
Enjoy working with children and their parents? Do you have outstanding communication skills? Can you adapt to a fast-paced, ever-changing environment? Mid-State’s Early Childhood Education program is the right place for you!
This program focuses on hands-on learning and is an excellent choice for those who enjoy helping children learn and develop. You will learn about the physical, emotional, intellectual, and social development of children.
Students enrolled in practicum courses will combine classroom learning experiences with eight or more hours per week of practical experience in local early childhood centers working with children from infancy through school age.
- Child Care Center Teacher
- Family Day Care Provider
- Head Start Teacher
- In-Home Child Care Specialist (nanny)
- Teacher Aide - Elementary School
- Teacher Aide - Exceptional Education Program
- Teacher or Teacher Aide- Nursery School Program