The demand for early childcare professionals with professional degrees and industry-recognized credentials is rapidly growing. Being good with kids can turn into a career in the Early Childhood Care & Education program, which prepares students to earn their Child Development Associate (CDA) national credential.
Child Development Associate (CDA-Ready)
CPR/First Aid Certificate
Pennsylvania Skills Certificate
PSU Better Kid Care New Staff Orientation
PSU Better Kid Care Health & Safety Training
Some notable partners include: Flanagan’s Preschool, YMCA of Greater Brandywine, Downingtown East High School and more!
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The Department of Education provides a CIP Code to approved Programs of Study (POS). Schools and postsecondary institutions use the CIP code to categorize the POS, outline the scope and sequence of educational offerings and develop a POS task list. Review the task list.