Early Childhood Education 1 & 2

Our Early Childhood Education program teaches you about working with young children. The program covers the developmental stages of pre-school children and how to create lessons and work with young children. The Tri-Tech Preschool is only laboratory preschool in the Tri-City area. You will gain hands-on experience with preschoolers in individual and group settings. Students can earn up to 15 college credits towards Early Childhood degree at Columbia Basin College.

 

 

Career Opportunities

  • Elementary Teacher
  • Preschool Teacher
  • Teachers Aide
  • Social Worker
  • Child Psychologist
  • Nanny

 

 

Certification Opportunities: Progress towards Associates of Applied Arts and Science at CBC in Early Childhood Education / STARS Certification

 

Pre-requisites: Junior/Senior Standing; Successful screening by the Washington State Patrol. Returning students must have a "C" or better their 1st year and instructor approval

 

Sessions offered: AM 8:00 to 10:30 M-F, PM 11:30 to 2:00 M-F

 

Length of program: 1-2 years

 

Location: Tri-Tech

 

Equivalency Credits: 0.5 Technical English 1 & 2

 

Occupational/Elective Credits: 3 per year

 

College credits available: 15 college credits

 

Text reading levels: The texts are written at the 9.1 grade level