Great student experiences make a difference. It’s a great time the development of a network of preschool educational institutions be at Seneca.
Seneca’s campuses are located in Toronto, York Region and Peterborough. The proof is in our graduates. Seneca is at the forefront of providing student-focused teaching and learning that is redefining how people think about postsecondary education. For over forty years Seneca College has been a leader in Early Childhood Education. We are pleased to offer a new degree-level program in Child Development, designed to provide you with the comprehensive theoretical and practical education employers want.
This four-year bachelor’s degree program will give you a firm grounding in teaching and curriculum subjects in early childhood development, as well as familiarity in multidisciplinary and family practice. For more information, please consult the CECE website at college-ece. As a student in the Honours Bachelor of Child Development program, you have the option of studying either at King Campus or at Newnham Campus. You’ll benefit from a dynamic campus atmosphere, state-of-the-art facilities, small class sizes and a wide range of on-site student support services including tutoring, help with English language and one-on-one academic and career advisement. Scholarship opportunities are available for candidates with distinguished academic records in their high school careers. A variety of scholarships and bursaries are available to students based on merit and financial needs.
Be prepared to take a leadership role in the expanding services for young children and their families. Many of our top graduates choose to apply to faculties of education to pursue careers in teaching or apply directly to masters programs and advance their educational knowledge through further specialization. A work experience that includes at least one term in a formal work environment. Students must be in good standing and meet all identified requirements prior to participating in the work experience. Mature applicants should disclose all previous postsecondary transcripts which may be used for admission decisions.
Applicants must meet Seneca English Proficiency requirements for degree programs. Students must apply for, and receive a clear vulnerable sector police check before field placement in second semester. Please note: All costs are approximate, may vary by campus and are subject to change at any time without notice. Parking, locker and some mandatory incidental fees are among the charges not included in the figures above. The Degree and Credit Transfer Office provides a number of services for students continuing their education at Seneca, and for graduating students considering degree transfer options. Through transfer agreements and institution partnerships, graduates of this Seneca College program may be eligible for credit at various post-secondary institutions.