Early Childhood Teacher Credential Studies, A.A. – CSCU Pathway Transfer Degree

Please note that as of July 1, 2023, all program information should be accessed through the CT State Community College Catalog. Specific program information on this page may no longer be accurate beyond this date.

This program is designed to provide you with a strong foundation in the area of Early Childhood Teacher Credential Studies.  Upon completion of this Transfer Ticket Early Childhood Teacher Credential Studies degree program, you will be able to transfer seamlessly to colleges within the Connecticut College State University system, being guaranteed full junior status in your pursuit of a bachelor’s degree in the same discipline, without losing any credits or being required to take extra credits upon transfer.

Special Opportunities

With this degree, you will be able to transfer, apply to competitive admissions majors, and complete your BA/BS degree in the same time and with the same course requirements as students who start at a CSU or COSC.

Career Options

Childcare Worker
Social Services Assistant
Teacher Assistant

Easy Transfer Options

These degrees guarantee full junior status, no loss of credits, and no need to take extra credits.

Eastern Connecticut State University –General Studies, B.S. with a Concentration in Early Childhood Education – ECTC Level B
Southern Connecticut State University –Interdisciplinary Studies, B.A. with concentration in Early Childhood Pedagogy and Curriculum; Child, Family and Community Studies, B.S. in Early Childhood Education – ECTC Track
Charter Oak College (Online) –Early Childhood Education, B.S. – ECTC Track

Related Degrees & Certificates

Because you are interested in the Early Childhood Teacher Credential Studies, A.A. – CSCU Pathway Transfer Degree, you might want to look at these programs, too.

Early Childhood Education, A.S.
Human Services, A.S.
Liberal Arts and Sciences, A.A.
Pathway to Teaching Careers, A.A.


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