Education of Young Children ProgramPhoto of EYC students

Program Coordinator
Dr. Hengameh Kermani
910-962-4182 Phone
910-962-3988 Fax

Education of Young Children
Department of Early Childhood
& Special Education
Watson College of Education
601 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28403

Career Opportunities

There are rich opportunities for individuals holding Birth-Kindergarten licensure in southeastern North Carolina and across the state. This is due in part to the proliferation of public school pre-kindergarten classrooms. Many new positions in other settings are supported by a number of agencies that provide assistance in child care, health services, and support for families of children birth-kindergarten.

Individuals with B-K licensure are qualified for the following kinds of positions.

This list is not all-inclusive, but it illustrates the variety of opportunities available in this field. Other graduates choose to become self-employed and open their own child care center or family child care home.