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2008-2009 Florida Community College at Jacksonville Catalog 
  
2008-2009 Florida Community College at Jacksonville Catalog

Early Childhood Management (A.S.) (2203)


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Associate in Science

The Early Childhood Management program is designed to prepare students for careers working with young children in child care centers and family child day care homes. Career opportunities exist in both private industry and government units as child care center managers, family child care home operators, lead teachers, teachers, assistant teachers and/or related positions.

Effective June 1, 1993 graduates of the Duval County School District secondary child care assisting and child care supervision programs and Fall Term, 1992 graduates of the First Coast Technical Institute child care assisting and supervision programs may be eligible for some transfer credits.

Students completing this program will qualify for appropriate Florida Department of Children and Families’ child care training certifications, including the Child Development Associate equivalency certification. In addition, they will meet the educational requirements for both the Foundational Level and Advanced Level of the Florida Child Care and Education Administrator Credential.

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Curriculum

Total Credit Hours: 63

General Education


Credit Hours: 15

Humanities Credit Hours: 3
   *Refer to A.S./A.A.S. degree General Education Requirements 
Mathematics Credit Hours: 3
   *Refer to A.S./A.A.S. degree General Education Requirements 

University Transfer


This associate in science degree program is intended primarily for students who desire to complete an associate in science degree and become employed. Students who decide to pursue university transfer study must meet certain course and test requirements. For details refer to the university transfer guide.

Articulation


This A.S. degree program articulates into a bachelor’s degree program. For more information, please visit the Transfer Services–FCCJ Majors Web page and look for your A.S. program of study.

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