Student Records :: Credit for Prior Learning
Early Childhood Development Program Exemption
Students enrolled in the Early Childhood Development curriculum at Virginia Western may earn Credit for Prior Learning for:
CHD 265: Students will receive advanced standing credit for CHD 265 if they have completed CHD 120 or 121 and CHD 165 with a minimum "C" average, and one of the following:
- Worked in the Early Head Start or Head Start classroom for at least 3-5 years. EHS and HS staff may also be eligible for special consideration in CHD 165 course requirements**;
- Worked in the field for at least 10 years**;
- Hold a current CDA.
**Requires successful student observation from CHD faculty
NOTE: Students are never exempt from CHD 120 or 121, or CHD 165.
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