Child Development Center

The Child Development Center offers an exemplary early care and education experience for children aged 2 through 5 years. The program is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children, and offers experiences to enhance children’s intellectual, social, emotional, and physical development. Affiliated with the college Child Development Department, the Center serves as a practicum and observation site for members of the Moorpark College community. Part time morning and afternoon program options are available for student, staff, and community families, as well as full day, year round care for children ages 3 through 5. A Toddler program for children 2 and up is offered for part time care. Free and reduced tuition childcare is available for eligible students. For more information, please call the Center at (805) 378-1401.

Student Learning Outcomes:

  1. The Child Development Center demonstrates quality practices and procedures recognized by the National Association for the Education of Young Children 
  2. The Child Development Center meets the needs of students using the Center as a learning laboratory