Ready to make a lasting impact in a child's life? Mesa College’s Child Development
classes will help you make a difference, as you prepare for rewarding child development
jobs and careers with children. While each new generation differs from the one before
it in its needs and characteristics, the early childhood development courses at Mesa
College will help you address children’s diverse physical, intellectual, social, and
emotional needs so you can better facilitate their future success. With opportunities
to participate in student teaching and child observation, you will partake in experiential
learning that will hone your problem-solving skills and prepare you to design inclusive,
multicultural curricula with age-appropriate activities. Whether you have your own
children that you wish to better understand or desire to meet the California licensing
requirements to work in centers, schools, and homes as a teacher, administrator, or
supervisor of children, Mesa College’s Child Development program will guide you toward
your personal and professional goals, defining the quality of tomorrow’s future as
you nurture society’s newest politicians, teachers, and artists.
Ready to take your next step towards one of many rewarding careers with children?
Here are some frequently asked questions about Mesa College’s Child Development program.
Program Learning Outcomes
At San Diego Mesa College, this program is overviewed by an Advisory Committee.