ECE Teacher/Director Certificate
World Mission University offers this program designed to train Early Childhood Education teachers and directors for ministry to children. A high school diploma or its equivalent is required for admission, and students must complete the required courses with an average grade of “C” or better. All courses and examination requirements must be completed within two years. An extension may be granted for special circumstances. Students who receive financial aid must take 8 classes(24 cerdits) and complete all courses within two semesters.

 

Objectives
Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Understand children’s cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development;
  • Understand the principles of curriculum development, analysis of learning environment, and instructional strategies;
  • Understand changing family patterns such as single-parent families, blended families, etc.;
  • Have classroom management skills including discipline;
  • Develop learning centers ;
  • Have staff management skills such as hiring, evaluation, and supervision; and
  • Design operating policies such as contracts and job descriptions.

 

Teacher Certificate: 15 Credits

Course Credits
EC101Child Growth and Development3
EC102Child in Home, School, and Community3
EC103Creative Experiences for Children3
EC104Curriculum for Early Childhood Programs3
EC120Educational Programs for Infants and Toddlers3

 

Director Certificate: 18 Credits

CourseCourse
EC101Child Growth and Development3
EC102Child in Home, School, and Community3
EC103Creative Experiences for Children3
EC104Curriculum for Early Childhood Programs3
EC105Administration of Early Childhood Program3
EC120Educational Programs for Infants and Toddlers3

 

Director Certificate: 24 Credits (Financial Aid)

CourseCourse
EC101Child Growth and Development3
EC102Child in Home, School, and Community3
EC103Creative Experiences for Children3
EC104Curriculum for Early Childhood Programs3
EC105Administration of Early Childhood Program3
EC120Educational Programs for Infants and Toddlers3
EC106Health, Nutrition, and Safety for Children3
EC108Multicultural Society and Children 3