Early Care Education

A nurturing and creative world!

Students learn from trained professionals how to shape the development of children at Caddo Kiowa’s Early Care Education program in Fort Cobb, Oklahoma.

The Early Care and Education training program at CKTC prepares students to be licensed teachers in early care education facilities, child care centers and meets the licensing and stars criteria of Oklahoma for master teacher.

If you enjoy creating fun and amazing activities for children and shaping the development of children then this is just the career choice for you.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that since parents will continue to need assistance during working hours to care for their children so will the demand for qualified early care professionals.

Students may earn certifications in WorkKeys, Pre-PAC National Family & Consumer Sciences Education and The Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential.

Career Majors

Early Care Education Teacher Assistant

Early Care Education Director

Early Care Education Infant & Toddler Care

Early Care Education Master Teacher

Who Can Apply?

Adults and in-district high school sophomores, juniors and seniors can apply.

Program Costs

In-District High School Students – TUITION-FREE

In-District Adult Students – $2.50 per credit hour + supplies

Out-of-District Adult Students – $5 per credit hour + supplies

Schedule

Classes are Monday through Friday from August to May.

Morning Session
8:20am – 11:20am

Afternoon Session
12:30pm – 3:30pm

School Calendar

Bus Schedule

Recommendations

Early Care and Education classes are rigorous and require some skill and safety measures. The following are considerations prospective students should keep in mind:

  • Reading, writing and math – 8th-grade level
  • Pass safety test
  • Patience
  • Have a rapport and work with children of multiple age groups
  • Be able to feed, change diapers and clean up after children
  • Safety & responsibility for self & others
  • Stooping/bending/standing/sitting
  • Working long hours
  • NO Felonies

Student Organization

Contact Us

Amy Cowan
405.643.2343
acowan@mycktc.com