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Supervision and Administration in Early Learning and Care Programs

Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Wish to accelerate your career to the role of an administrator of childcare services?  If you have an Early Childhood Education (ECE) diploma or degree or a recognized equivalent educational background, this online program will help accelerate your career in the right direction.  Enrol today.

More information is available in the Program Description tab.

Successfully complete all nine (9) courses to earn an Ontario Graduate Certificate in Supervision and Administration in Early Learning Care Programs.

Field Placement:

Before the 15-week field placement component of this program, you are required to complete all mandatory courses and Immunization Record Form and return it to the Health Centre at Sheridan's Trafalgar Road Campus. Click here for FAQs on the Field Placement.

These courses are part of the Supervision and Administration in Early Learning and Care Programs Program.

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Compulsory Course(s)

Successfully Complete Nine (9) Courses

Advocacy and Professionalism in Early Learning and Care Administration
Course Code:
EDUC70015
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Communication Strategies in Early Learning and Care Administration
Course Code:
COMM70006
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
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Designing and Implementing Early Childhood Curriculum
Course Code:
EDUC70014
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
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Early Learning and Care Administration Field Placement
Course Code:
FLPL70002
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
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Financial Planning, Management and Resources in Early Learning and Care Settings
Course Code:
FINA70002
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
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Management and Leadership in Early Learning and Care Programs
Course Code:
MGMT70001
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
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Service Marketing in Early Learning and Care Programs
Course Code:
MKTG70003
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
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Staff Supervision and Development in Early Learning and Care Settings
Course Code:
MGMT70002
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
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Technology in Early Learning and Care Administration
Course Code:
EDUC70013
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
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ONLINE DELIVERY + FIELD PLACEMENT

The Supervision and Administration in Early Learning and Care Programs is a recognized Ontario College Graduate Certificate designed for professionals with an Early Childhood Education (ECE) diploma or degree or recognized equivalent educational background.  The program is targeted to individuals who want to become administrators of childcare services.  The program may also be of interest to childcare administrators who are currently learning 'on-the-job’ and early childhood educators seeking learning opportunities for career advancement in this field.

Admission Requirements:                   

Applicants should have at least 1 year of post diploma experience with children in group-care settings.  Proof of academic credentials and resume must be submitted to Continuing and Professional Studies prior to registration.  For details regarding admission requirements and eligibility into the program, all new applicants are required to e-mail caps.sheridancollege.ca.