Programs in the Care and Development of Young
Children (CDYC) discipline prepare students to effectively educate young
children while assuring their health, safety, and well-being in a
number of professional settings.
The Associate of Applied Science meets the child development training for a
5-Star Child Care Director under Louisiana's Quality Rating System. The
Certificate of Applied Science Program provides significant training
that meets the 5-star requirements for Lead Teachers under Louisiana's
Quality Rating System and meets most training requirements for Assistant
The single course Technical Competency
Area (TCA) serves as a credentialing course for Teachers at Child Care
Centers seeking a 2-Star level or above under Louisiana's Quality Rating
Visit the Nunez Community College Catalog Page for more information including Semester Calendars, Tuition and Fee Schedules, and Course Descriptions.