Early Childhood Studies | Dipl - Western Iowa Tech Western Iowa Tech Community College

Early Childhood Studies | Dipl

Graduating from this program will prepare you to provide early childhood education services in structured center or home environment for children from birth to age eight. The program emphasizes developmentally appropriate activities across developmental domains, guidance techniques and beginning observation skills.

The early childhood field has a demand for qualified persons. You will be qualified to work with infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and school-age children in childcare centers, in-home environments, and before and after school programs.



Sioux City Campus


Admissions Advisor

Nancy McMahon
Career Navigator
Call  712.317.3384
Sioux City Campus, Admissions
Book Appointment

Career Information

Instruct preschool-aged children in activities designed to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth needed for primary school in preschool, day care center, or other child development facility. May be required to hold State certification. 


Required Classes

For a list of current required classes, visit our catalog at:

Faculty and Staff

Jennifer Weber
Administrative Program Coordinator
Call  712.317.3209
Sioux City Campus, Room A22L

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* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.

** The cost of books varies per program.