Thompson Rivers University

Early Childhood Education

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Program Information

School:Thompson Rivers University
Faculty:Faculty of Human, Social and Educational Development
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Description:Prepare yourself for a vital role in child care with coursework that provides a mix of child development theory and hands-on experience, in both on-campus and community-based childcare programs. ECE includes three semesters of study, with specializations in Infant/Toddler and Special Needs available in the fourth semester.

Graduates embark on rewarding careers in half- or full-day child care programs, family child care, Head Start programs, Strong Start programs, and other child care facilities.

URL:Early Childhood Education at Thompson Rivers University
Length:2 Year(s)
Scholarships:2
Careers:Early Childhood Educators and Assistants

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Work Experience
Applicants are required to have a record of 25 hours of volunteer and/or work experience completed in a licensed group, preschool or childcare facility under the supervision of a certified Early Childhood Educator, and attend an Applicant Readiness Interview with the ECE faculty.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on February 13, 2019