Missouri Child Care Training and Courses

ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI) is approved to provide training by the Missouri Professional Development (MOPD) system, and as such, training is approved to meet the child care licensing requirements of the Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education. For additional information regarding the approval of CCEI’s coursework in Missouri, please visit https://mopds.org/v7/trainings/search or email MOPD@dese.mo.gov.

Scholarships: Some of CCEI’s coursework may be eligible for scholarship through the T.E.A.C.H. Missouri Scholarship program.  For more information, visit advanceyourchildcarecareer.org or call 314-881-4669.

CCEI is an approved training partner by the Council for Professional Recognition (the Council) and coursework can be used to fulfill the training requirements needed to obtain the National CDA Credential in English and Spanish.

  • To enroll in a CCEI course click here.
  • Contact a CCEI Admissions Representative at 1.800.499.9907 or by clicking here with questions or for more information about our courses and certificate programs.
  • For information on how to articulate CCEI coursework with our college partners click here.