Curricula for Early Childhood Education

The Early Childhood Education Program offers 4 Certificates and 2 Degrees


  • Early Childhood Teacher
  • Group Leader
  • Director
  • Developmental Interventionist Assistant (the first 3 certificates all build upon one another)


  • Associate of Arts Early Childhood Education
  • Associate of Applied Science Early Childhood Education

Please see an advisor to help you choose the most appropriate certificate or degree for you!

The AAS Early Childhood Education degree at Colorado Mountain College has earned full Early Childhood Associate Degree Accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

NAEYC is nationally recognized as the premier leader and advocate in Early Childhood Education in the United States. Full accreditation ensures that our students have chosen a program of high quality to meet their professional development/education goals.

See the program curricula (below) as published in the current CMC Catalog. Click on the blue course titles to see course details.

Add a Bachelor of Applied Science to this Degree

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