Early Childhood Accreditation and Outcomes


The Early Childhood Associate in Applied Science Degree (A55220) at Wayne Community College is accredited by the Commission on Early Childhood Higher Education Programs of the National Association for the Education of Young Children, 1313 L Street NW, Suite 500, Washington DC 20005. (800) 424-2460 ext. 8007. The accreditation term runs from March 2016 through July 2020.

Program Outcome Data

Outcome Measure #1: The Number of Program Completers

Academic YearNumber of program completers% of program completers who were attending full-time (at the time of completion)
% of program completers who were attending part-time* (at the time of completion)

* Part-time status is defined by the institution.

Outcome Measure #2: The Program Completion Rate

What is the published timeframe for full-time students to complete the early childhood program(s) included in this Annual Report? 5 semesters

What is the name of the program? Early Childhood Education

Academic year in which a Fall cohort of full-time students enrolled at the institution (select three sequential years)Percentage of those students who completed the program within 150% of the published timeframe Percentage of those candidates who completed the program within 100%, 200% (twice) or 300% (three times) of the published time frame (Please circle, underline or bold the indicator on which the program will report.)
2011-20126%11%, 7%, 0%
2010-20113%5%, 6%, 0%
2009-20104%6%, 2%, 0%

Outcome Measure #3: Institutional Selected Data: Average GPA

Academic Year Outcome MeasurePerformance Data
2018-2019average GPA of the graduating class2.893
2017-2018average GPA of the graduating class3.195
2016-2017average GPA of the graduating class2.745