ECE Funding

Select from the links below to see course and enrollment information specifically for your organization or partnership.

Applying for Rising STARS Tuition Assistance with the PA Key for ECE Courses at NCC

Applying for TEACH with PACCA for AAS Degree Courses at NCC

PA Keys

This is Pennsylvania’s early childhood source for professionals. We have all the latest information for OCDEL’s early childhood programs and helpful facts for your professional career development. You can also check here for the latest news, events and links to additional initiatives and resources.

PHMC and NCC Partnership

Keystone STARS Eligibility Requirements - Making the Commitment to Quality

All participating early care and education programs in the following locations:

ELRC:

can be eligible to receive funded opportunities for credit coursework. Read more here

ECE PDO at PASSHE and NCC Partnership

Keystone STARS Eligibility Requirements - Making the Commitment to Quality

All participating early care and education programs in the following locations:

ELRC:

can be eligible to receive funded opportunities for credit coursework. Read more here

Bright Horizons - for Bright Horizons employees

As an employee of Bright Horizons you are entitled to a flat tuition rate for Online Learning - Early Childhood and online general education courses as a part of our Early Childhood Education: Infant to Grade 4 Associate Degree Program. This is a 62% reduction in the cost of the degree.

The Goddard Schools-for The Goddard School employees

The Goddard School employees are eligible for a *flat tuition rate for Online Learning - Early Childhood and online general education courses as a part of our Early Childhood Education: Infant to Grade 4 Associate Degree Program. This provides you the opportunity to an associate degree at a savings.
*excludes eCDA courses

NYC Head Start - for NYC Head Start employees

Early Childhood Education program options for NYC Head Start employees

Art as a Way of Learning®

(Partnership Project) Customized for each school or school district, this dynamic professional development program places the arts central to teaching and learning.

Building Inclusive Child Care

(Partnership Project) Northampton's Children's Centers are committed to the inclusive child care model. Child care providers can learn more about integrating these practices into their own facilities here.

Online Blackboard Directions - PA Key Funded Offerings (PDF)