Parent Education (CCL)
The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Parent Education will prepare individuals to enter the family life education with a focus on parent education. Students at a paraprofessional level can expect to find employment opportunities in adoption and foster care, crisis intervention programs, social service agencies (both private and State/local government), and other child and family, community-based organizations.
You must earn a "C" or better for all courses required in the program.
The courses in this program may all also be applied towards an associate degree (AAS) in Family Life Education (Parent Education emphasis) for students who wish to continue their studies.
Recommended Course Sequence
|Semester I - Fall||9 Credits||Grade||Sem/Year|
CFS190 and CFS220 are offered at GCC only during the fall smester.
|BPC 110||Computer Usage & Applications OR||3|
|CIS 105||Survey Computer Info Systems||3|
|CFS 190||Home-Based Visitation||3|
|CFS 220||Introduction to Parenting and Family Development||3|
|Semester II - Spring||10 Credits||Grade||Sem/Year|
|CFS 225||Foundations of Parent Education||3|
|CFS 243||Cross-Cultural Parenting||3|
|FCS 250||Portfolio Development and Professional Writing||3|
|FCS 260||Family and Consumer Science Internship||1|