Technical Certificates in

Early Childhood Education

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Required Hours
Helena-West Helena

This certificate has been developed for people interested in studying and working with young children in preschool and day care centers. The program is designed for full-time child care providers who have completed 480 hours of child care. Under certain conditions students who have not met this requirement may be accepted in the program; however, they will have to earn the 480 hours of experience before program completion. PCCUA can place students in volunteer internships. Completion time is one year. Students enroll in 12+ credit hours per semester and 3-6 college credit hours in the summer. 

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Division of Arts & Sciences

English and Fine Arts

Science & Math

Physical Education

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