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The College Credit Certificate in Early Childhood Inclusion Specialist provides students with the practical skills necessary for employment in a preschool, childcare center, or home childcare. This certificate program also provides supplemental training to individuals currently employed in the field. The program is composed of selected college credit courses offered within the Associate in Science in Early Childhood Education degree. Some courses require field experience or service learning. Check course descriptions for more information. Students are strongly encouraged to consult an advisor or counselor prior to course registration.
Program Length: 12 credit hours
DEP2001 Child Development 3cc
EEC1601 Observation and Assessment in Early Childhood 3cc
EEX1600 Behavior Management 3cc
EEX2010 Introduction to Exceptional Children 3cc
DEP2001 is one of the courses included in the Florida Child Care Professional Credential (FCCPC). The FCCPC, awarded by the Florida Department of Children and Families, is a 12-college credit program designed to prepare students as entry-level childcare workers and teachers. It requires completion of four courses in addition to 480 hours of work and/or service-learning experience.