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Child Development Center

Courses

kid playing with pinwheelThe Child Development curriculum at Pasadena City College focuses on children, from infancy through school age. Courses provide foundations and prepare students for careers in child care, sociology, social work, education, special education, and psychology. Opportunities are available for work with children and their families in a variety of settings including homes, schools, hospitals, and public and non-profit agencies concerned with the development and welfare of children.

Career Options:

  • Preschool Teacher
  • Family Day Care Provider
  • Infant Development Teacher
  • Public School Aide
  • School-Age Teacher
  • Camp Counselor
  • Preschool Director
  • Recreation Leader
  • Infant Development Director
  • Elementary School Teaching Assistant
  • Site Supervisor for Preschool/School-Age Programs
  • Special Education Assistant
  • Before- and After-School programs
  • Music Specialists
Revised: August 3, 2010