Are you interested in learning more about how children think and learn without getting a degree/certificate? Do you, as an early childhood practitioner, need to get some college units for your continuing education? Vanguard’s Early Childhood Program can help you to meet such goals with the Student-At-Large option. Anyone with a high school diploma or equivalent credentials may take any lower division Early Childhood courses. Anyone with an associate degree or higher can take any upper division Early Childhood courses.