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Child Development Administration Specialization, Certificate of Achievement

Banner Code: 1_CM_CDAD

Control Number: 42081

Not Financial Aid Eligible

This certificate prepares the student to act in a leadership and administrative capacity in an early childhood program. This includes providing for budget design and fiscal management, marketing, creating personnel policies and procedures, leadership skills, developing a staff in-service plan, and designing a comprehensive educational philosophy. Courses fulfill Title 22 licensing requirements and Title 5 early childhood education course requirements for the Child Development Permit at the Site Supervisor level. A grade of “C” or better is required in all courses.

Program Outcome

Meets Title 22 minimum licensing requirements to be employed as a Childcare Center Administrator, Director, or Supervisor. Meets the child development requirements for the Child Development Permit at the Site Supervisor, and the Program Director level.

Review Graduation Requirements.

Course Title Units
Required Courses
CDE A261Learning Title 220.5
CDE A262Disaster Preparedness for Child Care0.5
CDE A264Understanding Child Abuse and Trauma3
CDE A275Early Childhood Administration Program3
CDE A276Early Childhood Management3
CDE A277Adult Supervision in Early Childhood Programs2
Total Units12