Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Education is now a part of the Social Science Division!
For students whose career goal is to teach children from birth to pre-kindergarten age in childcare centers and in-home settings, Lane Community College offers a two year, Early Childhood Education Associate of Applied Science Degree as well as a one year, ECE Certificate. For transfer degree options, please contact ECE advisor Lori Areford (see contact information below).
Extended educational opportunities include:
- Class related to state-mandated training for individuals already working in the field;
- Parenting skills classes;
- College credit for prior learning for individuals at STEP 7.5 on the Professional Development Registry
- Skill building outside of seeking a degree
Early Childhood Education Video:
ECE academic advisors:
Bldg 19 room 254F
Bldg 19 room 253M
See the LaneCC Oregon Promise information page for helpful information about this program.