Career Opportunities 

Once you complete the program and receive the California-approved credential in early childhood special education, you will be eligible to provide services to children, from birth to five years of age, who have been diagnosed with developmental disabilities and traumatic brain injury. You can also work with children who have autism spectrum or emotional disturbance disorders. Your skills and knowledge will be in high demand in preschools and early intervention programs. In addition, you will be prepared to teach early childhood special education courses in community colleges and to work as an administrator and leader in early childhood settings.