Childhood Development Associate Preparation

Stackable to Degree Program

This micro-credential align with requirements for the Directed Studies A.S. and the proposed revision of the Childhood Education A.S. should students choose to continue their education after obtaining the micro-credential. 


The Childhood Development Associate Preparation Micro-credential will prepare you for a career as a pre-school teacher or daycare worker.  Micro-credential Outline



The Childhood Development Associate Preparation Micro-credential prepares students for career goals including:
Job Title Degree Needed Regional/State Job Outlook Regional/State Average Entry Earnings
Childcare Workers Postsecondary non-degree award Favorable / Favorable Varies / Varies

Our Faculty

Highlighted for this program: Julie Dick

Program Contact

Deborah Beall, ADI Professional Studies

*Students taking this microcredential may be eligible for NYS Part Time Tuition Assistance for Non-Degree Credentials. Click here for additional information.