Program Overview

The Associate Teacher Certificate provides the beginning framework for childcare workers. Students will acquire knowledge of theories and developmentally appropriate practices (DAP) to foster children’s development and knowledge. This certificate program satisfies New Hampshire Childcare Bureau of Licensing requirements for childcare worker certification. 

Click here to learn more about our Early Childhood Education degree program.

Note: Additional requirements of the NH Childcare Bureau of Licensing: 1. Health Form Completed 2. Free of Criminal Felony Convictions and 3. Criminal Background Check/Fingerprinting

Program Outcomes

Upon completion of this program the successful student will be able to:

  • communicate skillfully, both orally and in writing;
  • demonstrate empathy with children and their families;
  • perform accurate development assessments;
  • devise imaginative developmentally appropriate learning experiences.

Program Contacts:

Melissa Ballard
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Claudia Larrow
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Andrea Tripple
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