Program Goals and Outcomes
Child Psychology Certificate Goals and Outcomes
Penn Foster's Child Psychology Certificate can help prepare students to gain a foundational knowledge of psychological principles, including the impact of environment and biology on growth and development. Graduates of the certificate program can also choose to further their education by transferring some coursework to Penn Foster's online Early Childhood Education Associate Degree.
The Child Psychology Career Certificate program provides students with a basic understanding of the principles of psychology and a more specific understanding of the psychological makeup of children and adolescents.