Printed on 7/6/2022

Program Availability *

Early Childhood Education

Locations Summer 2022 Fall 2022 Spring 2023 Summer 2023
Appleton

Programs may be available at locations that are not listed here.

Depending on program enrollment and prerequisite requirements, there may be a wait for some program courses. Please see the additional information section for details.

If general education courses are required, they may be available at multiple locations.

Key

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Accepting paper applications only
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Estimated Cost

Costs may not include all books or all materials and supplies. Some textbook costs may be included in the estimated program cost.

$9,690.60*
Cost based on current tuition and fees
$90.00*
Additional materials and supplies
$1,454.85*
Textbooks

* Tuition and fees are subject to change.

Admissions

Skills Assessment

An academic skills assessment is required for admission into this program or the following: High School GPA of 2.75 or higher (last 10 years) OR provide completion of associate’s or higher degree OR; 165 or higher on your 2014 series GED tests OR; ACT OR SAT OR Accuplacer OR Companion OR Compass (last 3 years) to waive to the general education level; The cost of the Accuplacer assessment is $15; Catalog #: 94100100; Learn more at www.fvtc.edu/Assessment.

Education Tech Standards

Please read, acknowledge and sign the Technical Standards: www.fvtc.edu/educationstandards

Additional Information

Your program requires successful completion of a Criminal Background Check through the Department of Justice and the WI Department of Children and Families prior to placement in ECE: Introductory Practicum; information will be provided upon enrollment into ECE: Introductory Practicum; verification that you have no criminal offense that prohibits you from working in an early childhood related profession is also required.

In addition to [Fox Valley Tech Scholarships](https://www.fvtc.edu/community-alumni/foundation-alumni/scholarships), you may be eligible for the T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® WISCONSIN scholarship program. These scholarships are available to professionals who work in regulated early childhood and school-age care settings. Since its inception in 1999, T.E.A.CH. has provided more than 14,000 scholarships to over 8,000 early childhood teachers. Learn more at [https://wisconsinearlychildhood.org/programs/t-e-a-c-h/](https://wisconsinearlychildhood.org/programs/t-e-a-c-h).

Program Outcomes

  • Apply child development theory to practice
  • Assess child growth and development
  • Cultivate relationships with children, family, and the community
  • Demonstrate professionalism
  • Integrate health, safety, and nutrition practices
  • Use best practices in teaching and learning


Beyond The Classroom

Student Clubs

There are over 45 different clubs and organizations available for students. Many clubs are directly related to programs offered at FVTC, so you can develop professional connections while meeting other students.

Student Resources

We’re here to help you succeed. You’ll find a broad network of support at Fox Valley Tech. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you need help.

Employment Services

Employment Connections is here to help you with your employment needs. Our services begin when you enroll as an FVTC student and continue throughout your employment career.

One-on-One Help

Let us guide you through the admissions process from beginning to end.

Email: admissionsspecialist@fvtc.edu
Phone: 920-735-4740
Text: 920-294-1738