ECP1 Early Childhood Program Administration, Technical Certificate of Credit

Offered at the Griffin and Flint River Campuses Henry Site and Online

Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
Minimum Length of Program: 1 terms
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 9

Program Description

The Early Childhood Program Administration TCC program is a sequence of three courses designed to prepare students for a job as manager of a childcare learning center or a group day care center. The program emphasizes child growth and development and management and administration issues involved in managing childcare programs. Graduates have qualifications to be employed in early care and education settings including childcare centers and homes, Head Start/Early Head Start programs, and Georgia Pre-K programs.

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

All learning support classes must be completed and a minimum grade of C for each course is required to receive the certificate of award from SCTC.

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.

Contact Us

Diane McHughes, Ed.S., Program Coordinator


Phone: (770) 412 - 5783

Program Courses


ECCE 1103Child Growth and Development


ECCE 2320Program Administration and Facility Management


ECCE 2322Personnel Management


ECCE 1103ECCE 2320ECCE 2322: Required