Are you interested in pursuing national credentials such as the Child Development Associate (CDA) or the Certified Childcare Professional (CCP)? Rio Salado offers an educational pathway to both. The credentials are awarded by independent credentialing organizations and are not affiliated with Rio Salado in any way.
At Rio Salado you can complete the coursework you need to fulfill the CDA requirement of 120 clock hours or the CCP requirement of 180 clock hours of formal education in early childhood education.
Rio Salado College Early Childhood Education courses are offered online and in-person through the Weekend College. To register for Early Childhood Education courses, please visit the Rio Salado College class schedule.
For additional information, contact Enrollment Services at 480-517-8580 or send us an e-mail.