Career Programs: Child Studies

Career Programs

Program Options


Introduction to Child Studies featuring Terry Shue
Watch the introduction to Child Studies video featuring Terry Shue

Program Information

The students enrolled in Child Studies courses at West Valley College can make a difference in the lives of children and the future. Courses focus on theory, research, and program practice. Courses are offered in the morning, afternoons, evenings, weekends and on-line. Financial aid, tuition and book subsidy, on-campus childcare, and childcare tuition subsidy are available.

Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement:

Early Childhood Education 2011 ^
Disclosure year: 2009-2010 academic year

Career Paths

  • Preschool Teacher
  • Infant-Toddler Caregiver
  • Instructional Aide
  • Family Child Care Provider
  • Parent Educator
  • Early Childhood Program Director
  • Early Interventionist
  • Teacher Assistant

Department Chair

Katherine Moore-Wines


Career Programs Center
Applied Arts and Sciences: AAS 35

(408) 741-2098


last published: 3/21/18