Degrees & Certificates

Oregon Coast Community College offers a number of degrees, including transfer degrees designed to prepare OCCC students to transfer to 4-year universities, reducing the cost of bachelor’s degrees. Our transfer degrees allow students to begin their college careers in a nurturing setting, where small class sizes and a dedicated faculty ensure no one falls through the cracks and every student receives the supports and encouragement they need.

OCCC also offers a number of other two-year associate degrees and one-year certificate programs in various subject areas to launch careers quickly, right here at home in Lincoln County – and wherever your dreams take you from here.

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

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The early years shape a life. Research in child development has demonstrated that during the years from birth through 6 years old, important growth occurs in all domains, including social, emotional, cognitive, linguistic and physical development. The early childhood educator – whether a teacher, family or child care provider – plays a critical role in fostering children’s development and investing in their future.

In OCCC’s Early Childhood Education program, we offer you the skills you need to succeed in the world of early childhood development, early childhood education centers, preschool programming, infant and toddler care, and family child care programs. Employment opportunities may include teaching assistant, child care aide, lead teacher, family child care provider and program director.

Learn more about the Early Childhood Education program, here. 

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION Image

The early years shape a life. Research in child development has demonstrated that during the years from birth through 6 years old, important growth occurs in all domains, including social, emotional, cognitive, linguistic and physical development. The early childhood educator – whether a teacher, family or child care provider – plays a critical role in fostering children’s development and investing in their future.

In OCCC’s Early Childhood Education program, we offer you the skills you need to succeed in the world of early childhood development, early childhood education centers, preschool programming, infant and toddler care, and family child care programs. Employment opportunities may include teaching assistant, child care aide, lead teacher, family child care provider and program director.

Learn more about the Early Childhood Education program, here. 

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