Bakersfield College

Child Development

Child Development Master Teacher: Infant Toddler

Certificate of Achievement

The Certificate of Achievement for Child Development Master Teacher - Infant Toddler may be earned by taking the 27 units of child development courses required for the Child Development Teacher Certificate of Achievement and the following courses.

To Achieve the Certificate of Achievement

Upon completion of the following courses with at least a ‘C’ grade in each course, the student will be awarded a Child Development Master Teacher - Infant Toddler Certificate of Achievement.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • articulate 12 units with California State University, Bakersfield.
  • acquire a teacher permit from the Commission on Teacher Credentialing.
  • meet all requirements for the Associate in Science degree in the major.
  • receive a job as a master teacher in a publicly funded or private child development program.
  • have a pediatric CPR and First Aid certification.

Total Units: 35


Required Courses (completion of the Child Development Teacher Certificate of Achievement plus the following)

Course # Name Units
CHDV B13C Child Growth and Development: The Infant Toddler Years 3.0
CHDV B52 Care of Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities 3.0
CHDV B53A Early Childhood Education: Adult Supervision 2.0
Kern Community College District