California ECE Permit

Those students who are majoring in early childhood have the opportunity to also get a California Child Development Permit which is is a recognized credential that is issued by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing. This credential may be earned by successfully completing courses in this program and signifies that its recipient has knowledge and skills regarding the needs of infants and young children. These caregivers will demonstrate their abilities to nurture children's physical, social, emotional and intellectual growth in a child development framework. More comprehensive information about the permit is available from CCTC at