As part of the ARC-ECE Application process, we require the following 2 documents in either a Word (.doc, .docx) or PDF (.pdf) format. 

  1. Experience:  Provide a list of all early childhood programs you have worked for.  Include program name, address, phone, dates of employment, position and supervisor name.

  2. Reasons/Vision: In one document answer the following:
    1. Why do you want to complete an alternate certification in Birth-5 at Charter Oak State College? (One page suggested)
    2. Describe your vision of a high quality early childhood classroom. (One or two pages suggested) 

These documents will be required upon application submission, so please have them ready prior to beginning the application.

Due Dates for submitting the ARC Application

For the upcoming:

Fall term:  July 1st
Spring term:  December 1st
Summer term:  April 1st