Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: The Early Childhood Care and Education Exceptionalities Technical Certificate of Credit is a sequence of three courses designed to prepare students to work with children with special needs. The program emphasizes an inclusive classroom including strategies and activities for exceptional children (both low and high achieving students). Graduates have qualifications to be employed in early care and education settings including child care centers, Head Start, and Georgia Pre-K programs.

Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will create an Exceptionalities Resource File.

Program Offered at the Following Sites: Moultrie-Veterans Parkway, Tifton

Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters

Cost of Program: Click Here.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admission criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Early Childhood Exceptionalities, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 9 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a degree or a diploma program.


Credit Hours

Barfield, Jessica
Early Childhood Care and Education Program Chair
School of Professional Services
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Buckholts , Sandra
Early Childhood Care & Education Faculty
School of Professional Services
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Dunn, Ann
Early Childhood Care and Education Faculty
School of Professional Services
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Jones, Carolyn
Early Childhood Care & Education Faulty
School of Professional Services
Moultrie Veterans Parkway
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