Career Opportunities

What Major Early Childhood Education Early Childhood Education General Studies
What Program Career option Transfer Option

Elementary

Education

Career Goal Work as a lead teacher in a Early Education Program (Center Based, Head Start, Family Child Care Program)

Work in a public school system grades Preschool-2

 

**student should note that they are not DEEC Lead Teacher Qualified**

 

MTEL communication and literacy test required before acceptance into 4 year school

Work in a public school system

grades 1-6 MTEL communication and literacy test required before acceptance into 4 year school

Next Steps

1. Apply to EC 

    Program

 

2. Take CPT 

    English/Math 

    placement test

 

3. Have any 

    transcripts from

    other colleges 

    sent to the 

    Registrars office

 

4. Register for 

    necessary courses

 

5. Complete program

 

6. No MTEL required

 

7. Apply for Lead 

    Teacher 

    Certification with

    DEEC

1. Apply to ECTR

    Program

 

2. Take CPT 

    English/Math

    placement test

 

3. Have any 

    transcripts from

    other colleges 

    sent to the 

    Registrars office

 

4. Register for

    necessary

    courses

 

5. Complete

    program

 

6. Take MTEL after completing ENG 102

 

7. Apply to 4 year

    school

1. Apply to GSEE

    Program

 

2. Take CPT

    English/Math

    placement test

 

3. Have any

    transcripts from

    other colleges

    sent to the

    Registrars office

 

4. Register for

    necessary

    courses

 

5. Complete

    program

 

6. Take MTEL after completing ENG 102

 

7. Apply to 4 year

    school

Overseeing Agency Department of Early Education and Care www.eec.state.ma.us Department of Elementary and Secondary Education www.doe.mass.edu Department of Elementary and Secondary Education www.doe.mass.edu
QCC Program Contact Charlene Mara cmara [at] qcc [dot] mass [dot] edu 508-854-4447 Charlene Mara cmara [at] qcc [dot] mass [dot] edu 508-854-4447 Renee Gould rgould [at] qcc [dot] mass [dot] edu 508-854-4374