Early Childhood Education

The Early Childhood Education curriculum prepares individuals to work with children from infancy through middle childhood in diverse learning environments: such as child development and child care programs, preschools, public and private schools, recreational centers, Head Start Programs and school-age programs.

For more information regarding the Early Childhood Education program, contact Melissa Rees, Department Chair at 252-493-7276 or mrees@email.pittcc.edu.

Child Development and Child Care Programs
Preschools
Public and Private Schools
Recreational Centers
Head Start Programs
School-Age Programs

Early Childhood Education
Child, Family, and Community
Child Development I & II
Child Guidance
Creative Activities
Health, Safety, and Nutrition
School Age Development and Programs
Children with Special Needs
Infants, Toddlers, and Twos
Educational Technology
Exploration Activities
Curriculum Planning
Early Childhood Administration I & II
Language & Literacy Experiences
Co-op Work Experience
Intern Practicum
Capstone Practicum

This program focuses on enhancing the skills and knowledge base of early childhood educators for their important work with young children.