ACE Partnership

Want to further your journey in early childhood education?

A Partnership with ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI), StraighterLine and American College of Education (ACE) can help you achieve that goal!

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Get started today with a CCEI certification program. Choose from a CDA training certification program in Self-Study or Instructor-Supported Infant/Toddler, Preschool or Family Child Care settings, Director’s Certificate, FCCPC or a Renewal Certification.

Getting started is as easy as 1-2-3!

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Step 1

Choose from the CDA training certification programs in Self-Study or Instructor-Supported Infant/Toddler, Preschool or Family Child Care settings, Director’s Certificate, FCCPC or a Renewal Certification.

Step 2

Step 2

Enroll in your first four required gen ed courses with StraighterLine and SAVE 20%.

Step 3

Find your American College of Education bachelor’s completion degree program such as the BA in Education Studies or BA in Professional Studies, enroll with American College of Education and finish your goal!  Increase your earning potential, make yourself more marketable, and open up more job opportunities!

10,435,000+

Online course hours completed by CCEI students

55,000+

Graduated professionals from CDA and other certification programs

24/7/365

Courses are accessible and self-paced

99%

Students would recommend CCEI to others

Your college degree is that much closer

Thanks to ChildCare Education Institute and StraighterLine’s partnership with American College of Education, you can earn college credit for PD offerings and take affordable, online college courses to accelerate your path to an early childhood education degree.