Associate teacher certificate - Meets state licensing education requirements to be a teacher in a private preschool/childcare program or to be an associate teacher in a Public Title V Child Development Program.
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Early Childhood Education Career Pathway
Once a student completes the requirements for the associate teacher certificate, he or she may continue education and earn more advanced level degrees and certificates. Check out the ECE website at www.dvc.edu/ece for more information. The college also offers continuing support for students working in the child care field through our First Five Program (www.firstfivecc.org). Contact Sue Handy for further information.