Child, Youth, and Family Studies Program Outcomes

Upon completion of the Child, Youth, and Family Studies program at RCTC, students will achieve the following outcomes:

  • Establish and maintain respectful, responsive, and reciprocal relationships with children and families.
  • Promote child development and learning.
  • Build family and community relations.
  • Observe, document, and assess to support children and families.
  • Use developmentally effective approaches.
  • Apply content knowledge to design and implement meaningful curriculum.
  • Promote the health, safety, and well-being of children and families.
  • Make informed professional decisions based on ethics, reflection, and critical thinking.
  • Successfully complete clinical experiences in a variety of settings.