Early Childhood Education at Messiah College
The 28-credit early childhood education minor is available to any Messiah College student who is interested in working with young children. As a student in the early childhood education program, you’ll take classes in everything from special education and language development, to child development and children’s literature. Those who complete the early childhood education minor are eligible for Private Nursery School Certification through the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
Jobs for graduates of the early childhood education minor:
- Teacher assistant or aide
- Preschool teacher
- Family service coordinator
- Child care administrator
- Nursery school teacher