School-Age Education

SchoolAgeWEBProgram description:

With school-age education credentials, you will be prepared to work in child care programs, before/after school programs, and recreational centers. Job responsibilities can include planning and implementing programs that foster language, physical, and social development of children in elementary and middle school.

Students will combine learned theories with practice in school settings under the supervision of qualified teachers. Course work includes child grow/development; computer technology in education; physical/nutritional needs of school-age children; care and guidance of school-age children; and communications with families and children.

Employment opportunities:
Graduates will be prepared to work in elementary and middle schools, for private schools, and in various education programs.

Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates:
School-Age Education Degree – (A55440)

School-Age Education Diploma – (D55440) – Gainful Employment Disclosure

School-Age Education Certificate – (C55440A) – Gainful Employment Disclosure

School-Age Education, Special Education Certificate – (C55440B) – Gainful Employment Disclosure

School-Age Education, School Age Specialist Certificate – (C55440C) – Gainful Employment Disclosure

To learn more, contact:
Sharon Little
Faculty, Early Childhood Education

Carilyn Raymond
Faculty, Early Childhood Education

Fedder R. Williams
Department Chair, Business and Public Service Technologies

Maria Lander
Dean, School of Applied Science and Technology

NOTE: This program may transfer to a four-year institution. For more information, please contact the individual(s) listed above.