Undergraduate Certificate in Preschool Studies
Preschool Certificate Program
Enhance your degree with an 18 credit-hour undergraduate certificate that will provide you with specialized training in Preschool Studies. The Certificate in Preschool is designed to equip candidates to approach education from a Christian perspective and establish a firm understanding of early childhood development and behavior. This program is ideal for those working in a daycare or preschool setting or for those teaching Sunday School at the preschool level.
Framework & Dispositions
The mission of the School of Education at Liberty University is to develop competent professionals with a Biblical worldview for Christian, public, and private schools. The faculty of the School of Education has delineated the dispositions that should be observable in each candidate at all levels:
- Displays a sense of social responsibility
- Demonstrates commitment/work ethic
- Demonstrates reflective practice
- Displays personal integrity
- Displays professionalism
Certificate Completion Plan and Course Sequencing Guides
Candidates may not transfer-in credit from other programs or institutions.
The Preschool certificate does not lead to state licensure or certification. Candidates in this program are not eligible to pursue a student teaching or internship semester.
Some courses may require practicums in PreK–12 settings.