CDE Certificates and Degrees

Child Development and Education Certificates and Degrees

The CDE Department has a variety of certificates and degrees designed to meet different goals! CDE Faculty and Academic Counselors can help you select the one for you! 

Note:  Two of our courses CDE 110 Introduction to Curriculum and CDE 121 Practicum: The Student Teaching Experience have Pre-requisite courses that must be completed BEFORE you can register for the course. If you think you may have taken a pre-requisite course at another college you must complete a prerequisite clearance request.

  • CDE 110- Introduction to Curriculum:  pre-requisite courses are:
    • CDE 7-Child, Growth and Development
    • CDE 101- Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children
  • CDE 121- Practicum:  The Student Teaching Experience prerequisite courses are:
    • CDE 110- Introduction to Curriculum
    • CDE 7-Child, Growth and Development
    • CDE 15-Child, Family and Community
    • CDE 101- Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children
    • CDE 120- Observation and Assessment

The links below take you to the course requirements for each program.

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**Zero Textbook Costs!  You can earn this degree/certificate without having to pay for textbooks.   
Associate Teacher Certificate
Child and Adolescent Development Associate Degree for Transfer


Dates and Steps for Graduation and Applying for Certificates and Degrees