CHILD DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE PROGRAM

CHILD DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers a 120-hour CDA program. The CDA program represents a national effort to credential qualified caregivers who work with children from birth through age five. The Child Development Associate is a person who has successfully complete CDA assessment and has been awarded the CDA Credential. S/he is able to meet the specific needs of children and works with parents and other adults to nurture children's physical, social, emotional and intellectual growth in a child development framework. The program will be directed in the following 8 content areas: Planning safe healthy environment to invite learning; Steps to advance children’s physical and intellectual development; Positive ways to support children’s social and emotional development; Strategies to establish productive relationships with families; Strategies to manage an effective program operation; Maintaining commitment to professionalism; Observing/recording children’s behavior; and Principles of child growth and development. Credentials are not awarded solely for the successful completion of the 120 hour course. CDA candidates are also required to have 480 hours of experience working with children under 5 years of age in a structured child care center within the past 5 years. It is recommended that students incorporate the work experience component during the course work. Please note: This program is only offered in the spring. Call for more detailed information.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaRockville Centre, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Louis J. Cino
Contact's Position Dean, Division of Continuing Ed & Professional Development
Contact's Phone lcino@molloy.edu
Physical Site Address 1 Division of Continuing Education, Siena Hall Room 106
Physical Site Address 2 1000 Hempstead Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Rockville Center, NY 11571
Mailing Address 1 1000 Hempstead Avenue; PO Box 5002
Mailing Address 2 Siena Hall, Room 106
Mailing City, State, Zip Rockville Center, NY 11571
Mail Attention To Division of Continuing Education
Main Phone (516)323-3550
Fax (516)323-3560
Service Location Email conted@molloy.edu
Web Address www.molloy.edu/ce
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateAug18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: MOLLOY COLLEGE-DIVISION OF CONTINUING EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Affiliated Program: CHILD DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE PROGRAM
This Service: CHILD DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adults (YB-0500)
Child Care Instruction (JR-8200.1500)
Colleges/Universities (HD-6000.1300)
Job Training Formats (ND-2000.3500)
Private Colleges/Universities (HD-6000.1300-600)
Professional Continuing Education (HH-0500.1600-650)