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2014 -2015 Chesapeake College Catalog 
2014 -2015 Chesapeake College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Early Childhood Development Letter of Recognition (643)

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Award: Letter of Recognition

Program Description: The Early Childhood Development Letter of Recognition program is designed to provide (in the shortest possible time frame) the knowledge, skills and abilities to be responsible for children in a child care setting. Students who successfully complete the Letter of Recognition program will meet the minimum requirements to work in a child care center and are eligible to continue in the Early Childhood Development Basic and Advanced Certificate programs.

The two ECD courses included in this program provide the entry- level skills necessary to meet the Maryland Office of Child Care Licensing and Regulation’s requirements for preschool senior staff (90 clock-hour equivalent). Students should consult with the Early Childhood Development faculty instructor or an academic advisor in planning an appropriate program.

Contact Person: Ms. Sarah Ross

Program Requirements:

[Courses Appear in Recommended Sequence.]

Minimum Required Credits: 7


It is strongly recommended that students be at the level of readiness for ENG 101+ .

♦ Must be taken within the first 12 hours unless exempted by meeting eligibility standards.


+ See course description for details.

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