Child Development/Early Childhood Education at Brookhaven

​​The Child Development/Early Childhood Education program at Brookhaven will prepare you for a wide range of career opportunities. Our faculty draw on their knowledge and experience to ensure student success.

Brookhaven's Child Development/Early Childhood Education Department is home to the Child Development/Early Childhood Education program, teacher education and the Learning Framework (EDUC 1300) course. We are also proud to have a partnership with Head Start of Greater Dallas and host an on-site facility where students are able to complete observations and coursework. Visit the Head Start Center at Brookhaven.

The foundational knowledge and skills acquired in each course are critical to becoming a true master of the art and science of teaching and learning. Students will excel with the help of experienced faculty who have a wide breadth of knowledge in the field and focus on YOU as the learner.

If you're unsure of which path to take in our Child Development/Early Childhood Education program, contact us for an advising guide with more information.

The CDEC program is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children's (NAEYC) Early Childhood Higher Education ProgramsView the outcome report describing student success data.