Bakersfield College

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.

To Transfer Coursework
A minimum of 35 semester units in the major with a grade of ‘C’ or better while maintaining a minimum grade point average of at least 2.0 in all California State University transferable coursework.

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.
  • be able to 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 Number Course Title Units
CHDV B13C Child Growth and Development: The Infant and Toddler Years 3.0
CHDV B52 Care of Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities 3.0
CHDV B53A Early Chidlhood Education: Adult Supervision 2.0

**The courses and unit values on this page are representative of the typical values and courses required by this program. They are taken from the most current catalog, and therefore may not be accurate for the degree or certificate requirements for some students, depending on your year of catalog rights. Please refer to your appropriate catalog or see a counselor for accurate degree requirements.


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