Welcome to the Early Chilhood Education Department and the Children's Center.
The Early Childhood Education Department at Cabrillo College offers an occupational and transfer program that integrates both theoretical and practical coursework to deepen understanding of children, their families, and the teaching and learning process.
Our program is offered at both at the Aptos and the Watsonville campuses. Within this website we are providing extensive information about various aspects of the program including recommended sequence of courses, areas of specialization, the Permit Matrix and career avenues.
Please feel free to read students' testimonials about the program, see where we are located on a map, or find a professional early childhood education organization in Santa Cruz County. Interested parties may also establish a scholarship for our outstanding students.
For more information please use the information to the right to contact us.