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Contact the Pensacola State College Humanities And Social Sciences Department for assistance in planning your program of study.

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Mrs. Cindy Kirk
   (850) 484-2534

    Mr. Scott Schackmann
   (850) 484-1118



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.

Florida Child Care Professional Credential



Program Length: 12 credit hours

Required courses

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.

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