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Child Development Department

Child development program

Certificates and Degrees


Certificates and Degrees (Effective Fall 2020)


CHDV Department Stackable Degrees and Certificates

Associate Teacher, Teacher, Master Teacher Certificates and Degrees

CHDV Department Non-Stackable Degrees and Certificates

Certificates and Degrees Planning Worksheets:

Child Development Associate Teacher Certificate

Child Development Teacher

Child Development Infant Toddler Master Teacher

Child Development Early Childhood Administration

Child and Family Services

Child Adolescent AA-T Transfer Degree

Child Development/Early Childhood AS-T Transfer Degree


Effective Fall 2021

Child Development Early Inclusion Master Teacher

Child Development School Age Assistant Certificate


Prior Degrees and Certificates:

Certificates and Degrees from 2012 to Summer 2020

Certificates and Degrees Prior to 2012



Applications due tomorrow! 9/29
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The Palomar College Early Childhood Education Lab School is Hiring! Please visit
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Welcome to the first day of the Fall Semester at Palomar College! Please access Canvas to get started in your online classes. If you have any questions about the Child Development classes please contact our Department Chair Laurel Anderson at
Are you, or someone you know interested in getting a certificate or degree in Child Development? Please share this flier - We have room in CHDV 99 - an online, quick .5 unit class that prepares you for the major. Enroll now in section 70256! Have any questions? Contact professor Jenny Fererro
Palomar’s Early Childhood Education lab school has openings for children and teachers! Visit their website and visit the applications and resources pages for more information!
The Palomar College Early Childhood Education Lab School is Hiring teachers and assistant teachers! Please submit your application to Tamara Holthaus (ECELS Coordinator) via email at
Some preschools must require all teachers to have their Child Development Permit. Join this free workshop to learn more about the permit, what it requires, and how to apply. For more information, also visit
Easter Seals provides free childcare to parents who are in school or working. Contact them directly to see if you qualify!