Prepare for a Career in EDUCATION at Lord Fairfax Community College

“EDUCATION IS THE MOST POWERFUL WEAPON WHICH YOU CAN USE TO CHANGE THE WORLD." – Nelson Mandela
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Prepare for a Career in EDUCATION at Lord Fairfax Community College

Discover which path is right for you!

For more information about Education Programs at LFCC, complete this form and the Program Coordinator will contact you.

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Associate of Arts and Sciences in Education

Courses are offered online and in the classroom!

Length: 2 – Years (4 Semesters)

Graduates are prepared for a career as a:

  • Teaching Assistant

PREPARES student for TRANSFER to a 4-YEAR COLLEGE to pursue teacher licensure in many endorsements!

  • PreK – 3
  • PreK – 6
  • Special Education
  • English
  • Math
  • Sciences
  • Social Studies
  • Health and PE
  • Art
  • Music
  • Foreign Languages
  • ESOL

Associate of Applied Science in Early Childhood Development

All courses are offered online!

Length: 2 – Years (4 Semesters)

Graduates are prepared for a career as a:

  • Child Care Center Teaching Assistant
  • Child Care Center Teacher
  • Child Care Center Director
  • Child Care Entrepreneur

PREPARES student for TRANSFER to a 4-YEAR COLLEGE to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree and the option of a VA DOE Pre-Kindergarten – Grade 3 Teaching License!

Career Studies Certificate in Early Childhood Development

All courses are offered online!

Length: 1 Semester

Graduates are prepared for a career as a:

  • Child Care Center Teaching Assistant
  • Child Care Center Teaching Assistant
  • Child Care Center Teacher

Every course flows seamlessly into the Associate of Applied Science degree in Early Childhood Development.

Already a Child Care Professional?

Ask about Competency Based Programs and Credit for Prior Experience.

Already Have a Bachelor’s Degree?

Consider the fast track to teacher licensure with the VCCS Career Switcher program.

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