If your goal is to work with children from birth through age eight in day care, pre-school, or school age programs, the one-year Early Child Care certificate program may be of interest to you.You may enroll for this program on a part-time or full-time basis. It is recommended that students in full-time jobs take no more than two courses per semester.In the Early Child Care program, you will gain knowledge of Child Development, learn to plan developmentally appropriate activities and practice the responsibilities of an assistant teacher.
Total Credits Required
1 year certificate program; 32 credit hours
SLN ANGEL, an online classroom portal
Specific Technology Requirements
Windows XP or higher, antivirus software, Internet Explorer 7.0 or higher, Firefox 3.0 or higher; OS/X (10.3 or higher), antivirus software, FireFox 3.0 or higher
Internet access through a high-speed broadband connection (ISDN, DSL, cable, FIOS) is highly recommended.
An active email account that accepts email from the .edu domain
Word processing software with the capability to save documents as 'rich text files' (rtf). Some faculty require additional software, such as excel, PowerPoint, etc.
University at Albany, Buffalo State, Cazenovia College, Cornell Ag. and Life Sciences College, Empire State College, Hartwick College, Houghton College, SUNY Oswego, Syracuse University - Joint Admission