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Childhood Education - Spanish, A.S.

Become an Expert en Español

Master the skill of teaching a new language to young learners. In cooperation with SUNY New Paltz, DCC has simplified your path to becoming a certified early childhood educator in Spanish.

64

credits

2

degrees: Apply your AS to a BS from SUNY New Paltz

4

years to full teaching certification

What You'll Study in the Early Childhood/Childhood Education Spanish Concentration

At DCC, you’ll build a foundation in the principles and best practices of early childhood and childhood education. With a Spanish concentration, your degree is designed around an array of courses in Spanish writing, conversation, and expression.

Our program is jointly registered with SUNY New Paltz, making your transition from DCC to a bachelor’s program and, finally, to full New York State teaching certification as smooth as possible. 

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Sample Courses

SPA 101: Elementary Spanish 1 
This is the first half of a foundation to the Spanish language vocabulary and structure. Students beginning with a higher level of Spanish in their first semester should complete SPA 301.

EED 103: Early Childhood/Childhood Observation
Learn about children from preschool through upper elementary through a series of guided observations

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101 Orcutt Student Services Center
Mon. - Thurs., 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Phone: (845) 431-8010
Email: admissions@sunydutchess.edu

53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

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