As long as there are children, there will always be a strong demand for trained early childhood professionals. MacEwan’s strong partnerships with community agencies, professional organizations and government ministries ensure that your diploma is a well-respected credential.

The demand for knowledgeable professionals leads many to leadership roles in the community. Graduates work with infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school-aged children and their families as members of multi-disciplinary teams.

Potential careers

  • Child development supervisor (Level III)

  • Early childhood educator

  • Child care worker

  • Preschool teacher

  • Educational assistant

  • Early learning facilitator 

Prospective employment in:

  • Child care centres

  • Preschools

  • School-age care centres

  • Pre-kindergarten and kindergarten program

  • Family support and resource centres

  • Early intervention programs