Curriculum

CDA certificate course curriculum

In Penn Foster's CDA Certificate course curriculum, you'll cover lessons that will help you fulfill the educational component and build a professional portfolio — which are some of the key items necessary to begin your application to the Council for your Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential. You will prepare portfolio items, participate in live webinars, and complete course assignments specific to CDA requirements. All instructors in our program are Professional Development Specialists as approved by the CDA Council. Additionally, the CDA Competency Standards book is included in your program and will align with the setting that you choose.

CDA Credential Prep

Undergrad. Cert. 13-17 mo As low as $59/mo
1-800-471-3232 (9AM - 9PM EST)

Estimated completion time:13-17 mo

  • 13 credits

Setting 1: Infant/Toddler

Setting 2: Preschool

Setting 3: Family Child Care

Note: We reserve the right to change program content and materials when it becomes necessary.

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