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2019-2020 Cal State East Bay Catalog 
2019-2020 Cal State East Bay Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Early Childhood Development Certificate

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Program Description

Completion of the Early Childhood Development Certificate Program enables students to complete the required Early Childhood Education or Child Development coursework for the first 3 levels of Child Development Permits (the Assistant Permit, the Associate Teacher Permit, and the Teacher Permit), as specified by the California CTC (Commission on Teacher Credentialing). These permits are required for teaching at early childhood care and education settings for children from birth to 5 years of age. The HDEV courses completed at CSUEB for the Certificate can be applied to the Human Development Major with Early Childhood Development Concentration.

Admission Requirements:

Upper Division standing at CSUEB

Certificate Requirements (15-16 or 24 units)

Teacher Permit Track

The Teacher Permit track requires 24 units:

Associate Teacher Permit Track

The Associate Teacher Permit track requires 15-16 units:

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