Early Childhood Director's Credentials
The Early Childhood Director’s Credential is an online program designed for individuals who are primarily responsible for the daily operation of a child care center or preschool. To be admitted, a student will need to have already obtained a Bachelor of Science (or advanced degree) in Family and Consumer Sciences (Child Development or Birth through Pre-K), or a regent bachelor's degree with an area of emphasis in Child Development or Early Childhood.
|Course Number||Course Title||Credit Hours|
|CDFS 420||The Art of Leadership and Professionalism in Child Care||3|
|CDFS 421||Developing and Administering a Child Care Center||3|
|CDFS 422||Business of Child Care||3|
|CDFS 423||External Funding for Preschool Programs||1|
Total: 10 hours
Note: WVU Child Development majors can earn the Director's Credential while they are completing their undergraduate degree.