This major prepares students to be licensed teachers in early care and education facilities responsible for the general supervision, development, and education of children. In addition to learning how to attend to children’s basic needs, students learn to organize activities that stimulate a child’s physical, emotional, intellectual, social and creative growth. Instruction occurs in the classroom and laboratory as well as in a supervised practicum experience.
Child Care Training Center
The Metro Tech Child Care Training center is Located on the Springlake Campus in Oklahoma City. It houses a full-time career major program and short-term courses in Early Care and Education.