Connecticut Data Tables

Administrators ECE Program
Directors
School
Principals
Family Child
Care Providers
Total Number 800 n/a 2,134Child Care Aware of America 2017 State Fact Sheet
Annual Salary $62,990 $90,000 n/a
Leadership Academies  
Number of Leadership Academies 2 2017 Early Childhood Education Leadership Development Compendium
Higher Education ECE Leadership
Degree Programs
ECE Leadership
Degree Programs
Elementary Principal
Graduate Degree Programs
Elementary Principal
Graduate Degree Programs
Number of
Institutions
Number of
Programs
Number of
Institutions
Number of
Programs
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Private1 (Institution)1 (Program)----
Total1 (Institution)1 (Program)9 (Institutions)26 (Programs)
2-year--------
4-year1 (Institution)1 (Program)9 (Institutions)26 (Programs)
Associate's--------
Bachelors and Post-Bachelor's Certificate--1 (Program)--4 (Programs)
Masters and Post-Master's Certificate------8 (Programs)
Doctoral------14 (Programs)
In-Person--1 (Program)----
On-Line--------
Blended--------

Overall Policy Lever Score

Rubric
Score:
4

Administrator Qualifications in Child Care Licensing3Statutes and Regulations for Licensing Child Day Care Center and Group Day Care Homes
Level of general education0
College credit in early childhood education0
College credit in business/administration0
Continuing professional development per year10
Administrator Credential (minimal requirements)6Connecticut Director's Credential
Credential is competency-based10
Level of general education5
# of semester hours of college credit in ECE0
# of semester hours of college credit in business/administration5
Credential renewal is based on continuing ed 10
# of months of experience in ECE (may include practicum experiences)0
# of years of experience in administration10
Principal Licensure6
Level of general education10
Pre-K or elementary license issued10Connecticut State Department of Education
# of years of teaching experience10Connecticut State Department of Education
Pre-K content in the licensure requirements0New America Pre-K Leader Policy Scan
Pre-K practical (field) experience required0Connecticut State Department of Education
Administrator Qualifications in QRIS0No QRIS.
QRIS is implemented statewide0
Administrator credential is embedded in QRIS (yes or no)0
Highest level of administrators general education requirement0
# of semester hours of college credit in ECE0
# of semester hours of college credit in business/administration0
Administrator Qualifications in State Pre-K Programs6Connecticut School Readiness Program
Principal endorsement is required for school-based programs10
Administrator credential required for center-based programs0
Highest level of administrators general education requirement8
# of semester hours of college credit in ECE8
# of semester hours of college credit in business/administration5