Do you enjoy being around children? Would you like to make a meaningful impact on their lives? A career in Child Development/Early Childhood Education could be just right for you. It’s a career opportunity with jobs in a wide variety of settings!
These rates are
entry hourly wages for the following Child Development jobs in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
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All data gathered for Dallas/Fort Worth. Source: DCCCD Labor Market Intelligence
Courses are useful for anyone dealing with young children, including:
The program is tailored for busy people and working professionals with:
CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, projects job growth increase through 2024 in Texas of 21% for childcare workers, 23% for preschool teachers and 24% for teacher assistants.
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Child Development/Early Childhood Education.
Brookhaven and Eastfield colleges
Among the colleges of DCCCD, the Child Development/Early Childhood Education program is offered at Brookhaven and Eastfield Colleges. See all certificates and degrees in Child Development/Early Childhood Education.
The colleges of DCCCD also offer several Teacher Education (Associate of Arts in Teaching) degrees that can be transferred to a four-year university's College of Education. See
Education Courses and Teaching Degrees.
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