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Leadership in Early Care and Education Graduate Certificate

Leadership in Early Care and Education Graduate Certificate

The Leadership in Early Care and Education Graduate (LECE) Certificate is an 18-hour certificate design to prepare graduate students for leadership roles in diverse settings (both educational and community agencies) that develop, implement, and support programming for young children with and without disabilities, ages birth to five, and their families.  All of the LECE courses except for the elective are embedded in the BKISED Master’s degree program.

LECE Program Requirements include:

HDF 650    Theory & Research in Early Childhood Development
HDF 636    Leadership & Mentoring in Educating Young Children
HDF 634    Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood Policy
SES 601      Introduction to Inclusive Birth – Kindergarten Services
SES 605      Diversity and Inclusive Early Care and Education
One 3-hour elective

For application information, please visit the UNCG Graduate School website at: www.uncg.edu/grs

Contact
Dr. Belinda Hardin
Email: bjhardin@uncg.edu

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