Family Child Care Credential

Family Child Care Credential

Degree Type

12-credit Technical Certificate

Program Code

40-307-CE

Time to Degree

Less than 1 year

Start Date

August

How You'll Learn

Online

Daytime

Evening

Weekend

This program is designed for those planning to provide childcare in a home or family setting. Explore topics including child development, quality standards, community resources, health and wellness, curriculum planning and family partnerships, among others. Upon completion, you’ll be prepared to earn The Registry Family Child Care Credential.

Tuition Costs

The cost of your degree depends on a number of factors, including where you live, how your program is delivered, how long it takes to finish your program and the financial aid you receive. Explore current tuition and fees.

How To Start

  • Prospective certificate students do not need to complete an application for admission to WCTC.
  • First semester students may register during Open Registration for General Public.
  • Prerequisite and program restrictions may apply.
  • After the start of their first class, students must declare their intent to complete a certificate.
  • Certificate students are eligible to receive priority registration for their second semester.
 

Program Details

Questions? We'd love to help! Connect with our Outreach team by filling out our online form or by email at outreach@wctc.edu.

This certificate does not qualify for financial aid. To qualify for most federal financial aid, a student must be enrolled in a technical diploma or associate degree program.

What Makes This Program Unique?

1

This fully online program provides continuing education for those already working in a child care setting.

2

Completion of this program may contribute to an increased YoungStar rating.

3

Knowledge and skills gained in this program may benefit family child care providers in the NAFCC accreditation process.

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About The Registry

The Registry promotes professional growth and verifies the education, training and experience vital to quality care for the Wisconsin childhood care and education workforce.
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