Students at graduation

Early Childhood Education and Family Studies - After Graduation

Once you’ve completed our program at Mt. Hood Community College (MHCC), you will have the skills to work in the early learning or family services field.

Future Careers

MHCC Career Coaches are here to help you explore your career options after graduation. Below are a few common paths graduates can pursue.

Lead Teachers

Create lesson plans and learning spaces and observe children’s growth. You’ll lead the daily routines and engage children in hands on learning experiences.

Child, Family, and School Social Workers

Connect children and families with resources and work with school staff to support the whole family.

Education Managers

You focus on high quality and guide staff as they work with children and families.

Teaching Assistants, Inclusion

Work at schools to support children and adapt lessons to their special ways of learning.

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Job Boards

Here are places to search for current openings at organizations that hire for your skill set.

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