Program Information

School: Sheridan College – Davis Campus
Faculty: Faculty of Applied Health & Community Studies
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Description: This bachelors program focuses on developing progressive leaders in early childhood education and care (ECEC) and child advocacy. Throughout the four years, students will learn to design and manage an inclusive, positive, learning-centred environment, and you’ll gain the critical thinking, business and interpersonal skills necessary to fulfill a leadership role and direct innovative practices in ECEC.

The crucial skills that will be taught are: theories of human development, early childhood pedagogy and program models, curriculum design and implementation, roles and responsibilities of leaders in early childhood, research, analysis and evaluation, organizational structure and management. This program also contains a mandatory internship for all students during the summer (May–August) between the 3rd and 4th year.

URL: Early Childhood Leadership at Sheridan College – Davis Campus
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $20,481
Careers: Early Childhood Educators and Assistants

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 65
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •   Mathematics 
  •  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Science  or  Grade12 Physics 

Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent, including the following required courses: One English, Grade 12 (ENG4U) with a minimum 65%. plus One Math, Grade 11* (U or M) or Grade 12(C)* or Grade 12 (U) or Science, Grade 12 (M) or Biology, Chemistry or Physics Grade 12 (U). Four other (U) or (M) courses at the Grade12 level; *Applicants presenting with the Math, Grade 11 (U or M) or Grade 12 (C) must have five other (U) or (M) courses at the Grade 12 level. Minimum 65% overall average. or Two semesters of postsecondary education including required courses with minimum 65% overall average.