CDA (Child Development Associate) Undergraduate Certificate | Penn Foster College

Undergraduate Certificate in CDA Credential Preparation

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Tuition Information for Undergraduate Certificate in CDA Credential Preparation

When you enroll in Penn Foster College’s Undergraduate Certificate in Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential Preparation, you can take advantage of our customized payment plans.

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At Penn Foster College, we continue to develop new ways to expand and improve student satisfaction. However, if you are not satisfied or can no longer continue your studies, we offer a refund policy. If you cancel within the first 5 days of enrollment you will receive a full refund. After the first 5 days your refund amount will be based on:

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If you are a military spouse you may use your MYCAA Benefit toward your Penn Foster Education. Funded by the U.S. Department of Defense, the Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA), provide up to $4,000 of financial assistance for military spouses who are pursuing degree programs, licenses, or credentials that lead to employment in portable career fields.

MyCAA Eligibility and Requirements:

  • Spouses of active duty Army, Navy, Air Force, or Marine Corps service members in pay grades E1-E5, W1-W2, and O1-O2, as well as the spouses of activated Guard and Reserve members within those ranks. Spouses of Guard and Reserve members must be able to start and complete their program while their sponsor is on Title 10 orders.
  • MyCAA offers a maximum financial benefit of $4,000 with a fiscal year cap of $2,000. Waivers will be available for spouses pursuing licensure or certification up to the total maximum assistance of $4,000.
  • Military spouses are required to finish their program of study within three years from the start date of the first course.
  • Qualifying education credentials are limited to associate degrees, certifications, and licensures.

Call 800-238-9554 to speak with an Admissions Specialist for more information or to enroll using MyCAA benefits.

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