University of Arkansas - Pulaski Technical College offers credit and non-credit training for individuals who want to take the national CDA assessment. This training is offered in the evenings at UA-PTC’s Business and Industry Center. The training is 120 clock hours in length. A certificate of completion is provided for students at the end of the class.
Students who have successfully passed the CDA exam can receive college credit when enrolling in the Associate degree program at UA - Pulaski Technical College through Prior Learning Assessment.
The following Early Childhood Development courses may be credited upon presentation of a current CDA credential: ECD 1203-Environments for Young Children.