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How to Apply For EC Professional Credential 1.0

If you are applying for a Credential 1.0, your materials must arrive or be postmarked by June 30th, 2015. We will only be accepting applications for the new credential after this date. 

Each individual applying for a Credential must fill out an application. The application describes the additional requirements according to the level applied for.

Questions regarding Credenital 1.0 contact:
PDIS Help Desk 
303-866-2641 or 

Please note that we are now accepting ECE 103 (Guidance Strategies for Children) in lieu of ECE 102 (Intro to Early Childhood Professions Lab Techniques) for the Level I Credential!

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