Nov 14, 2018  
College Catalog & Student Handbook 2017-18 
College Catalog & Student Handbook 2017-18 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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Child Care Technician - Online/Hybrid, Diploma

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Offered at Main Campus and Online

The Child Care Technician diploma option begins each Fall or Winter term. This program is designed to provide the flexibility needed for currently-employed early childhood professionals. All courses are available in online and face-to-face formats, making it convenient for the working student. Students must complete entry-level courses prior to enrolling in advanced courses. State and national criminal background, drug screening, and dependent adult and child abuse record checks are required prior to the clinical courses.

To apply for the Child Care Technician diploma option, complete an IHCC application and submit high school transcripts or High School Equivalency Diploma scores and take one of the following:  ACT, SAT or ACCUPLACER test. Testing may be scheduled by calling the IHCC Testing Center at (641) 683-5142 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 5142.

Total: 8 Credits

Total: 9 Credits

Total: 10.5 Credits

Total: 10.5 Credits


 *Prior to enrolling in ECE 263  -EC Field Experience I or ECE 264  - EC Field Experience II, students must complete the following course or have documentation of completion of the specified components:

ECE 108  - ECE Fieldwork Certifications or documentation of 1) current CPR certification, 2) dependent adult/child abuse mandatory reporter certification, 3) bloodborne pathogen training and 4) current First Aid certification.

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