Child Development Department

To Future Students who are interested in pursuing your education in Child Development, WELCOME!  Please check out the Application for Admission tutorial video to walk you through the steps to become a Cerritos College student.  Then, you can review our webpage, courses to take and opportunities in the field.  Please feel free to reach out to any of the faculty members with questions.  Application for Admission Tutorial Video for new students! This can be found on the Future Student page 


Our Program Student Learning Outcomes:

Students analyze program needs in relation to state, federal and private funding sources.
Students design professional materials (including but not limited to portfolios, curriculum, and program handbooks) to integrate in early childhood settings.
Students identify state licensing regulations.
Students recognize the role of being an educational leader and effectively apply that knowledge in early childhood programs. 

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