Early Childhood Education
- College/University: Ridgewater College
- Award: Certificate
- Credits: 16
- Delivery: Offered entirely online with face-to-face options available for some/all sections.
- Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Certified
About this Program
The Early Childhood Education program at Ridgewater College prepares students to provide developmentally appropriate activities for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. This certificate can lead to an Associate of Science degree (AS), which can lead to a Bachelor of Science degree (BS) from Southwest Minnesota State University. The Early Childhood Education Certificate provides students with the skills to work in the role of an assistant in educational settings by studying methods and designing materials needed in the learning process.
- Ridgewater College, Hutchinson 55350
- Ridgewater College, Willmar 56201