Early Childhood Preschool Credential Certificate

Program Number: 97-307-A
School Year: 2015-2016
Campus: Fond du Lac, West Bend

Program Description

The Early Childhood Preschool Credential Certificate is designed for individuals working with children ages three to eight. This might include family child care providers, child care teachers, nursery school teachers, certified providers, or anyone wishing to provide a quality environment and learning activities for children in this critical age group.

All the Early Childhood Preschool Credential Certificate classes are directly transferable into the Child Care Services technical diploma and/or Early Childhood Education associate of applied science degree if students wish to continue their education.

Approximate Costs


  • $125.85 per credit (resident)
  • $188.80 per credit (out-of-state resident)

Fall/Spring Semester

  • $128.40 per credit (resident)
  • $192.60 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • *Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.

  • Career Opportunities

    • Child Care Teacher
    • Exceptional Children's Aide
    • Self-Employed Center Owner
    • In-Home Provider/Nanny

    Admission Process

    • Submit the college admission application.   
    • Submit the $30 one-time fee.   
    • Meet with Academic Advisor to discuss order of courses and prerequisites (strongly encouraged).   

    Please visit the Admissions page for general information.

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    Number Title Crs
    Term 1
    307-148 ECE: Foundations of Early Childhood Education 3
    307-167 ECE: Health, Safety and Nutrition 3
    307-178 ECE: Art, Music and Language Arts 3
    307-179 ECE: Child Development 3
    307-188 ECE: Guiding Children's Behavior 3
    307-102 ECE: Preschool Capstone 3
    Total 18

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    Transfer Opportunities

    Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.