Early Childhood Small Business

Career & Technical Certificate

Modes of Instruction

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The Early Childhood Small Business Certificate is a comprehensive certificate tailored to meet the needs of individuals who aspire to open an in-home daycare. This certificate is designed to equip them with the diverse skills and knowledge required to run a small, in-home business successfully.

The program primarily targets caretakers who want to start an in-home childcare, giving them the essential ability to manage their small business effectively. The curriculum emphasizes child development, safety, communication, financial planning, and legal requirements.

By completing this certificate, individuals will have an in-depth understanding of the business aspects of childcare, enabling them to provide high-quality care while running a successful business from the comfort of their home.

This certificate's courses are 100% available online.


Program Details


Early Childhood Education Faculty

Alexis Myers

Alexis Myers

Assistant Professor Child Care

Contact Us

Alexis Myers

Assistant Professor Child Care

Phone  |  618-545-3351

Location  |  Main Campus

Office  |  Health and Professional Careers, PC 142


Phone  |  618-545-3040

Fax  |  618-545-3393

Location  |  Main Campus

Office  |  Health and Business, HB 100

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