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Early CHildhood Care and Management - B.B.A

The Bachelor of Business Administration in Early Childhood Care and Management combines theory and practice for students seeking careers in the childcare field; working specifically with children from infancy to five years of age.

Students review a binder while managing a early childhood center.

Career Prospects:

The program prepares students for work in childcare settings including:

  • Child Care Center Owner
  • Child Care Center Director
  • Self Employed Family Child Care Center Provider
  • Early Childhood Resource and Referral Agencies
  • Early Childhood Trainer or Consultant
  • Head Start Program Administration
  • Children’s Museum Educator / Trainer
Placement Rates

Employment statistics are from the Bureau of Labor Statistics 2014-2024 BLS Monthly Labor Review.


Two students read to a toddler in the early childhood classroom.

The earning potential for graduates from our program rivals that of traditional education graduates. The recent focus on economic development and employment growth in New York will mean an increased demand for high-quality childcare options for working families.

- Dr. Maureen Maiocco
Early Childhood Director


Early Childhood upper-level program electives will offer subject matter relevant to the professional development and growth of the early childhood educator and early childhood director. Additional courses will provide a strong business-focused foundation. Additional courses will include content related to organizational leadership, human resources and fiscal management, small business management and ownership, and leadership.

Two students help a toddler build with connector blocks.

» Program Description

Early Childhood and Management
Dr. Maureen Powers-Maiocco
Director
maiocco@canton.edu
315-386-7604