2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021) 
    
    Jan 18, 2022  
2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021)

Post-Master’s Certificate in Early Childhood Leadership


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This certificate is meant for early childhood educators who want to impact the lives of their students. Throughout the program, educators will analyze topics including child development, family partnerships, and leadership. They will examine the quality of early childhood programs and policies and research strategies to promote positive outcomes.

Note on Endorsement, Licensure, or Certification


This program does not lead to an endorsement, certification, or licensure. Walden makes no representation, warranty, guarantee, or commitment that successful completion of this program or coursework for graduate credit within this program will permit a graduate to obtain state certification or licensure.

The graduate degree program and coursework within the program in which you are enrolling may be accepted by many states toward upgrading or renewing a license or obtaining a salary increase (depending on state or district policy). Teachers are advised to contact their individual school districts as to whether this program may qualify for salary advancement. Walden enrollment specialists can provide guidance on program requirements; however, it remains the individual’s responsibility to understand and comply with all state and school district requirements.

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