The Child Development/Early Childhood Department offers courses to meet varying needs, such as teacher aide, childcare administration, lead teacher in a preschool classroom and CDA training. In addition, the department offers two academic transfer courses (TECA 1303, 1354) that are required to receive a teacher certification in Early Childhood through 6th grade.

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Program Information

Child Care Worker

Average entry-level salary $18,370
(with Associates Degree)

Teaching Assistant

Average entry-level salary $17,043
(with Associates Degree)

All data listed above incorporates Central Texas jobs and entry wages found on

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