Early Childhood Education Program

Welcome! The Early Childhood Education program is designed to prepare qualified students to become teachers of young children and to enhance the skills of current teachers. The progam focuses on child development theory and early childhood education practices, with a particular emphasis on presenting practical information that can be used working with young children. MCC's Early Childhood Education associate degree program is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

Students enrolled in the Early Childhood Education program get the opportunity to work at MCC's on-campus Child Development Center.

Degree Program - View the Program Curriculum

Certificate Program - View the Program Curriculum

Career Information

Learn about a career in Early Childhood Education.

Contact

Beth Reichert, Professor
Program Coordinator
860-512-2793

MCC is proud of its academic excellence, new facilities, flexible schedules, small classes, low tuition and faculty with both academic and "real world" credentials. The college offers over 60 programs, transfer options, financial aid and scholarships, as well as access to baccalaureate degrees through guaranteed admissions programs with several universities. MCC is situated on a park-like campus and is easily accessible from I-84.

Last Update: April 09 2014
For additional information, contact: 860-512-3000