Hennepin Technical College
9000 Brooklyn Blvd.
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445

Toll-Free: (800) 345-4655
Local: (763) 488-2500

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Program locations

This program is offered at the following locations:

Hennepin Technical College, Brooklyn Park
55445

Hennepin Technical College, Eden Prairie
55347

 



Child Development

Hennepin Technical College

Program Details

  • Award: Associate in Applied Science
  • Credits: 60
  • Delivery: Land/Campus, Online
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

This degree is designed to prepare individuals for employment in a variety of early child care and educational settings as teachers, family child care providers or nannies. Persons working in this profession provide a healthy, safe and developmentally appropriate environment in support of families. Students learn how to plan age appropriate activities which recognize the diversity of children and families. This degree expands the student`s knowledge of child development in areas of communication, writing and developmental skills. Many employers recognize the benefit from this extensive training and require the degree of the employees at the teacher level.

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