Certificate of Specialization (COS)
LCC ‘s State Short Early Childhood Education Certificate of Specialization-Infants and Toddlers program provides the coursework for students to achieve level 6 on the Career Lattice. Built with Common Courses and Common Core Competencies, this certificate will transfer in and transfer to other community colleges in a seamless manner. Employees achieving this certificate will assist their centers in the Early Achievers Rating system. Students entering the Early Childhood Education Program must show evidence of a current TB test and obtain a cleared Portable Background check through Washington State Dept of Early Learning MERIT System.
|ECED& 105||Intro to Early Childhood Education||5|
|ECED& 120||Practicum-Nurturing Relationships||2|
|EDUC& 115||Child Development||5|
|ECED& 132||Infants/Toddler Care||3|
Diversity and Distribution Lists are available in the Lower Columbia College Catalog located at lowercolumbia.edu/catalog.
Total credits required to earn this certificate: 20
Consult an advisor if you have any questions.