Ohlone College’s programs in education, child development, and human services offer a chance to help others in several rewarding careers.

The program prepares you for employment in child development programs including preschools, children’s centers, family childcare centers, school age programs, and infant and toddler programs. In addition, our Interpreter Preparation Program prepares you to start a career as an entry-level ASL-English Interpreter, a job with high demand in the Bay Area and beyond.

CAREERS IN THIS FIELD* Students in a classroom with teacher instructing

  • ASL-English Interpreter
  • Afterschool Program Staff
  • Child Development Specialist
  • Day Care Provider
  • Pre-School Teacher
  • Teacher’s Aide

Have questions? Contact us!

 

HIGHLIGHTED FALL 2020 COURSES

Course Schedule Instructor
ECS-302-01, (081266)
Intro to Curriculum
9/3/20-12/17/20
TH, 9:20AM - 1:50PM
Newark Center
4 Units, Transferable to CSU
J. Jones
ECS-302-02, (081267)
Intro to Curriculum
9/3/20-12/17/20
TH, 6:00PM 10:30PM
Fremont Campus
4 Units, Transferable to CSU
J. McDowell
ECS-306-01, (081270)
Guidance and Discipline
9/3/20-12/17/20
TH, 9:20AM-12:40PM
Fremont Campus
3 Units, Transferable to CSU
J. McDowell
ECS-308-02, (081271)
Administration I: Programs in ECE
9/18-19, 10/9-10. 11/13-14
12/11-12/12 (Weekend Course)
Fremont Campus
Transferable to CSU
F, 5:30pm-10:20pm
SAT, 8:00am-4:50pm
3 Units, Transferable to CSU
R. Thomas
ECS-309-01, (081272)
Teaching in a Diverse Society
9/1/20-12/15/20
T, 6:30PM-9:40PM
Fremont Campus
3 Units, Transferable to CSU
J. Jones

 

 

EDUCATION, CHILD DEVELOPMENT, AND HUMAN SERVICES DEGREES & CERTIFICATES

Click on any of the program names below for a detailed curriculum guide of each degree/certificate.

  • AA: Associates of Arts
  • ADT: Associates Degree for Transfer
  • COA: Certificate of Achievement
  • COAcc: Certificate of Accomplishment

Learn more about what these degrees and certificates at Ohlone College entail, here.

Degree/Certificate Name Degree/Certificate Type
American Sign Language (ASL) & Deaf Studies AA, COA
Deaf Education COAcc
Early Childhood Education ADT
Early Childhood Studies AA, COA