Child Life Course @ DCTC Summer 2015

Published on: February 25, 2015

Filled Under: Child Life, Early Childhood Youth Dev Program

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Are you in need of one child life class, taught by a CCLS, that meets the 6 requirements put forth by the CLC? We offer such a class at Dakota County Technical College! I have included the steps for what you will need to do to register for our summer semester online child life course- ECYD 2900 Introduction to the Child Life Profession: History and Practice (3cr). This course meets the 6 required components required by the Child Life Council and is taught by a Certified Child Life Specialist. NOTE- This course is not available for currently enrolled DCTC Child Life students that have not yet graduated. UPDATE: As of 5/20/15, the summer session of this course has been cancelled due to low enrollment. Please enroll in our fall course instead.

  1. Provide documentation showing that you meet the pre-requisite (ECYD 1210 Child Growth & Development).  If not our course, please scan/email evidence, which would include: transcript, course description, syllabus, etc., for determination. Email evidence to Dawn Braa ( You will be notified after determination has been made.
  1. In order to register for the class (AFTER APPROVAL) without being officially accepted into our college, you will need to submit the Undeclared Course Registration form (link below). You will need to create a user account (username and password) to complete the registration.

Course ID#- 000059, Subject/Course Number- ECYD2900, Section- 59, Credits- 3, Name of Course-Introduction to the Child Life Profession: History and Practice, Estimated Cost- $605, Course Dates- 06/01 – 07/24.

Once our Registration Office has received the paperwork, the request will be processed and a copy of the class schedule will be mailed out to you.  You will also be assessed a one-time $20.00 application fee. Tuition & fees must be paid at the time of registration to guarantee enrollment.

*For additional questions to registering for the class (after approval) or payment, please contact the Registrar  THANK YOU!

**Looking for more information regarding upcoming changes in Child Life and other courses offered through DCTC? Click here!


Dawn Braa


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