Students & Workforce

Early Childhood Education (ECE) Student Career & Education Program

  • Students apply here to receive funds to pursue a career in child development at one of 105 participating California Community Colleges.
  • Create and update your profile.
  • Locate a CDTC Member College campus and contact the local faculty coordinator.

Colleges & Training Providers

Permit Stipends

Receive reimbursement for child development permit application and fingerprint processing fees.

Professional Growth Advisors

Locate an advisor or learn how to renew your Child Development Permit.

Online ECE Courses

Search for opportunities to advance your career

  • Online ECE and child development college courses

Curriculum Alignment Project (CAP)

  • View by course number and title at CAP aligned colleges
  • View CAP Expansion courses

Workforce Registry

Register to help improve the professionalism and workforce quality in ECE.