Career Paths

A degree in Early Childhood Studies prepares students to be effective educators of young children, in collaboration with their families, in a variety of early childhood settings.  These settings could include public school primary grade classrooms, preschool programs, child care, infant and toddler programs, Head Start and Early Head Start, early childhood special education programs, early intervention programs, after-school programs, and family support and home visiting programs. For more information, visit Career Services in the Global Education Office.

Sample Job Titles

  • Infant/Toddler Teacher
  • Preschool Teacher
  • Kindergarten Teacher
  • Primary Grade Teacher (Grades PreK-3 in public school)
  • Before/After School Care Program Coordinator
  • Early Intervention Educator
  • Family Support Provider
  • Child Care Administrator
  • Resource and Referral Agency Counselor
  • Home Visitor
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Contact Us

Department of Early Childhood Studies

034 Rounds Hall, Lower Level
8 a.m.–4 p.m., M–F

Chair: Patricia Cantor
(603) 535-2381
pcantor@plymouth.edu

Phone: 603-535-2150
Email: bgleich@plymouth.edu
(Brenda Gleich, Administrative Assistant)
Fax: 603-535-2879

Mailing Address
17 High Street
MSC #38
Plymouth, NH 03264

Center for Young Children and Families

35 Langdon Street
Plymouth, NH 03264
7 a.m.–5:15 p.m., M-F

Phone: 603-535-2299
Email: naldrich@plymouth.edu
(Nancy Aldrich, Program Assistant)
Fax: 603-535-2879

Mailing Address
17 High Street
MSC #46
Plymouth, NH 03264