Early Childhood Education | AAS - Western Iowa Tech Western Iowa Tech Community College

Early Childhood Education | AAS

As a graduate from this program you will be prepared to participate in the development, management, and evaluation of early childhood programs as well as in the implementation of developmentally appropriate curriculum for children from birth through age eight. The program emphasizes skills needed to support cultural, linguistic, and ability diverse children and their families.

Employment opportunities include lead teacher, assistant teacher, director, site manager, and in-home child care owner.

Associate of Applied Science


Sioux City Campus


Admissions Advisor

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

Career Information

People with these jobs care for children and advise on their development and welfare.


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

Estimated Cost of Attending

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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.