12 months
14498 CAD/year
4177 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Graduates of this Early Childhood Education - Accelerated program from St. Clair College can be part of the licensed child care team supporting young children in infant, toddler, preschool or school age classrooms in developing thinking, learning, communication, physical, social and emotional skills. 

Visit the official programme website for more information


Registered Early Childhood Educators design and provide curriculum that is based on the interests and the developmental level of each child. 

Practitioners in the field of Early Childhood Education work closely not only with children, but also with families and other professionals, so excellent communication and social interaction skills are also required.

Career Opportunities

Positions are available in community based child care; Ontario Early Years and Family Centres, and in-home care. There are also positions available in Boards of Education as Registered Early Childhood Educators in Kindergarten classes as well as international opportunities for working with young children. The Early Childhood Education - Accelerated program is offered at St. Clair College .

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Foundations of Early Childhood Education
  • Principles of Responsive Relationships
  • Child Development
  • Early Child Development
  • Curriculum and Observation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

University degree with a minor in Psychology or Sociology or a Developmental Service Worker, Child and Youth Care, Educational Support or Liberal Arts Diploma.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14498 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14498 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    4177 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4177 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Windsor

1027 - 1640 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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