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Associate Early Childhood Credential (ages birth-6)

Credits Available

  • Child Development (3 credits, lower division level)
  • Children's Literature/Language/Literacy Development (3 credits, lower division level)
  • Early Childhood Methods (6 credits, lower division level)
  • Field Experience/Practicum (6 credits, upper division level)
  • Introduction to Early Childhood Education (3 credits, lower division level)

Dates Valid


Issuing Agency

American Montessori Society

Applying for the Credit

Submit a Credential Credit Application to apply for the credit.

  • Charter Oak students: Log into the Acorn Student Portal and look in Student Self-Service / Student Forms.
  • Non-Charter Oak students: Contact the PLA Office to request a Credential Credit Application.