Clover Park Technical College
2015-2016 Required Fee List
Early Care & Education AAT or AAS-T
104 Credits

Please note: The dollar amounts shown on this listing are an estimate of costs to assist in planning your education experience at CPTC. Students should allow for normal cost increases when planning for future enrollment.

Tuition for international students is higher. Please contact the International Programs page for details.

ALL FEES AND PRICES OF MATERIALS, BOOKS, ETC., ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANY TIME.

Students register for individual courses each quarter and quarterly fees will vary according to student load. See the Quarterly Class Schedule for details.
 
Students enrolled in online, web-enhanced, or hybrid (combined online and classroom) courses will pay a $25 per class course management fee in addition to the estimated fees below.
 
Tuition and Fees
(Tuition and Fees last updated 7/16/2015)
Resident   Non-Resident
Assessment Fee  $19.00    $19.00
 Paid separately. Non-refundable.
 

Admission Fee

 $20.00    $20.00
 Non-refundable. Paid separately.
 
Application for Graduation Fee  $.00    $.00
 Paid separately. Non-refundable.
 
Tuition  $8,824.96   $24,312.55 
 
Laboratory/Supply Fee  $312.00    $312.00
 Includes all breakage charges, rental and maintenance of equipment and consumable supplies distributed by the instructor. 
 
Computer Fee $.00   $.00
Student Activity Fee $720.00   $720.00
Safety & Security Fee  $105.00    $105.00
ASG Building Fee  $360.00    $360.00
 
Total Tuition and Fees  $10,360.96    $25,848.55
 
NOTE: Tuition and Laboratory/Supply Fee payments are due four weeks prior to the first day of the Payment Period as indicated below. Students enrolling after the payment due date will pay fees due at the time of registration.

Full-Time Student Fees by Quarter (Approximate) Includes tuition, lab/supply, computer fee, student activity fee, ASG Building Fee and Safety & Security fee.
 
ResidentFees DueQuarter Start
Fall  Friday, September 04, 2015  Monday, September 21, 2015  $189.00
Winter  Friday, December 18, 2015  Monday, January 04, 2016  $189.00
Spring  Friday, March 18, 2016  Monday, April 04, 2016  $189.00
Summer  Monday, June 13, 2016  Tuesday, July 05, 2016  $189.00
 
Non-ResidentFees DueQuarter Start
Fall  Friday, September 04, 2015  Monday, September 21, 2015  $189.00
Winter  Friday, December 18, 2015  Monday, January 04, 2016  $189.00
Spring  Friday, March 18, 2016  Monday, April 04, 2016  $189.00
Summer  Monday, June 13, 2016  Tuesday, July 05, 2016  $189.00

Fee Refund Policy

 
Instructional Materials for Early Care & Education AAT or AAS-T
(Instructional Materials last updated 11/16/2015)
( * - Starred items are required the first week of class)
Resident   Non-Resident
 
Students enrolled in this program will complete one or more college level general education courses in each of the following areas: communications, computation and social sciences. Please consult the current CPTC Catalog for the required general education courses and click here to view book titles and prices for these courses.

Estimated cost of books/supplies for required general education courses: $500.00

Students who require pre-college course work prior to enrolling in college level general education courses should plan for additional costs.

 
Available On Campus at the Bookstore
Text Books
ECE 126 Natural Playscapes $55.00   $55.00
 
ECE 132 Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child  
 
ECE 134 The Last Child in the Woods $16.00   $16.00
 
ECE 141 The Young Child & Mathematics $56.00   $56.00
 
ECE 142 Exploring Science in Early Childhood $169.00   $169.00
 
ECE 156 Hollyhocks and Honeybees $27.00   $27.00
 
ECE 175 Creative Curriculum for Infants, Toddlers & Twos $71.00   $71.00
 
ECE 190 Go Green Rating Scale Childhood Set $18.00   $18.00
 
ECE 190 Go Green Rating Scale Handbook $27.00   $27.00
 
ECE 230 Strategies for Including Children with Special Needs $129.00   $129.00
 
ECE 245 Start Seeing Diversity $22.00   $22.00
 
ECED & 105 Who Am I in the Lives of Children $196.00   $196.00
 
ECED & 139 Business of Children: Man. & Finance $46.00   $46.00
 
ECED & 170 Designs for Living and Learning $40.00   $40.00
 
ECED & 170 Inspiring Spaces for Young Children $26.00   $26.00
 
ECED & 190 Emergent Curriculum $24.00   $24.00
 
ECED & 190 Observing & Recording the Behavior of Young Children $28.00   $28.00
 
ECED&1 Early Childhood Experiences in Language Arts $234.00   $234.00
 
ECS 106 Intro Early Childhood Education $227.00   $227.00
 
ECS 111-117 Caring for Infants & Toddlers $72.00   $72.00
 
ECS 111-117 Caring for Preschool Children $72.00   $72.00
 
ECS 111-117 Essentials for Working With Young Children $72.00   $72.00
 
ECS 111-117 Skill Building Journal-Caring for Preschool Children $44.00   $44.00
 
ECS 111-117 Skill Building Journal: Caring for Infants & Toddlers $44.00   $44.00
 
ECS 146 Dev. Appropriate Practice (Gestwicki) $185.00   $185.00
 
ECS 148/225 School-Age Care Environment Rating Scale (see note) $9.00   $9.00
  Choose only one rating scale text based on age of children with whom you are working: Infant-Toddler, Early Childhood, or School-Age.
ECS 156 Health, Safety, & Nutrition with Pets Pkg $168.00   $168.00
 
ECS 160 The Creative Arts:A Process Approach $106.00   $106.00
 
ECS 181-183 & 287 Dev. Appropriate Practice in Early Childhood $57.00   $57.00
 
ECS 181/287 ECERS-E Four Curricular Subscales $26.00   $26.00
 
ECS 217 & 287 Infant-Toddler Environmental Rating Scale - R (see note) $27.00   $27.00
  Choose only one rating scale text based on age of children with whom you are working: Infant-Toddler, Early Childhood, or School-Age.
ECS 220 Half a Childhood $25.00   $25.00
 
ECS 260 Creative Curriculum for Family Childcare  
 
ECS 266 From the Inside Out $9.00   $9.00
 
ECS 277 Ethics and the Early Childhood Educator $33.00   $33.00
 
ECS 284 Are They Really Misbehaving? The Power of Guidance $37.00   $37.00
 
ECS 286 Emotionally Intelligent Manager $25.00   $25.00
 
ECS 286 Making the Most of Meetings $6.00   $6.00
 
ECS 287 Developmental Profiles: Pre-Birth Through Twelve $102.00   $102.00
  Choose only one rating scale text based on age of children with whom you are working: Infant-Toddler, Early Childhood, or School-Age.
ECS 287 Reflecting Children's Lives $31.00   $31.00
 
ECS 288 Circle of Love $4.00   $4.00
 
ECS 288 Family Child Care Contracts & Policies $4.00   $4.00
 
ECS 288 Family Child Care Envir. Rating Scale $34.00   $34.00
 
ECS 290 Early Childhood Mentoring Curriculum $22.00   $22.00
 
ECS 292 Theories of Childhood: An Introduction $22.00   $22.00
 
ECS 295 What to Do When Practical Guidance Strategies $71.00   $71.00
 
ECS 297 Intro to Young Children with Special Needs $187.00   $187.00
 
EDUC & 115 See How They Grow $70.00   $70.00
 
EDUC & 115 Yardsticks: Children in the Classroom $22.00   $22.00
 
EDUC & 130 The Power of Guidance $56.00   $56.00
 
EDUC & 150 From Parenting to Partners: Building $27.00   $27.00
 
 
Materials and Supplies
Consumable Supplies $165.00   $165.00
  Consumable supplies purchased by the student, such as notebooks for activity files, paper, tagboard, contact paper, felt markers, card file boxes, activity materials for learning kits.
 
Available Off Campus
Other
ADD'L PROGRAM REQUIREMENT: Out-of-State Criminal Background Inquiry  
 
ADD'L PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS: Food Handler's Card  
 
ADD'L PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS: TB Skin Test  
 
SPECIAL FEES  
 
 
Available On Campus
Other
* Professional Liability Insurance Fee  
  A fee is charge when student participates in clinical/internship/externship activities. The fee is $14.00 per quarter.
 
Available from Other
Other
ADD'L PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS: First Aid/CPR Card  
  1st Aid/CPR (18-hour course) is required for graduation. Contact instructor for details.
 
Total Materials and Supplies $3,753.00   $3,753.00
 
Program Total  $14,113.96    $29,601.55
 

Bookstore Return/Refund Poclicy


FEE REFUND POLICY:

  1. The Assessment Fee is non-refundable.

  2. All College Admissions Fees are non-refundable.

  3. For State Funded classes, the tuition and laboratory/supply/computer use fee will be refunded for a payment period upon official withdrawal according to the following schedule:

    100% prior to the first day of instruction.

    80% first through fifth day of instruction.

    40% on or after the sixth day of instruction through the twentieth calendar day following the beginning of instruction.

    0% twenty-first calendar day through the end of the payment period.

    Financial aid recipients are subject to the Title IV Return of Funds policy as stated in the CPTC catalog.

  4. For Self-Support classes, the following schedule will apply:

    100% When the College cancels the class.

    100% When a student withdraws from the class on or before one business day prior to the first day of class. To officially withdraw from the class, the student may come to the College in person, call Registration at (253)589-5666 or fax a request to be withdrawn to (253)589-5852, or withdraw online at http://www.cptc.edu/drop/. The College must receive the fax or online drop on or before one business day prior to the first day of class.

    0% When a person registers but does not attend the class. No refunds are available after the class has started.

    Self-Support classes are indicated in the quarterly class schedule by an "SS" after the cost of the class. The fees charged for self-support classes cover all costs of offering the class.

  5. Programs canceled by the College will be refunded at 100% of the fees paid but unused as of the cancellation date.

  6. Refunds will not be granted for students withdrawn for disciplinary reasons.

  7. Students called for military active duty will be granted a refund of tuition and fees paid for the current payment period, subject to the rules and regulations of their respective funding sources and payment methods. Presentation of written confirmation (orders) is required.

  8. Students who do not attend the first two class sessions and/or comply with the established attendance policy for the class or program may forfeit the right to continue and may be subject to administrative withdrawal without refund.

  9. The graduation fee is non-refundable.

  10. Upon official withdrawal, refunds will be made by mail to the student or his or her respective funding agencies.

Refund Exception: Exceptions to the refund policy must be requested in writing to the Director of Enrollment Services before the last day of the quarter in which payment was made. A Petition for Refund Exception form is available in the Student Records Office. Eligible requests will have detailed information and supporting documentation attached when the request is submitted.


NOTE: ALL FEES AND PRICES OF MATERIALS, BOOKS, ETC., ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANY TIME. Prices include Washington state sales tax.

Important Read Me!

Clover Park Technical College Bookstore Return/Refund Policy

Returns - Textbooks and supplies may be returned within FOURTEEN calendar days of purchase. Items must be in new condition and be accompanied by the cash register receipt. ALL TOOL SALES ARE FINAL. AFTER 14 CALENDAR DAYS ALL SALES ARE FINAL.

Refunds - All refunds must be accompanied by a cash register receipt. Cash refunds in excess of $50 will be mailed to the requestor in 10 to 14 working days. The same is true for purchases made by check. Credit card purchases will be refunded back to the credit card.

PLEASE CHECK WITH YOUR INSTRUCTOR BEFORE PURCHASING TEXTBOOKS AND SUPPLIES FOR YOUR PROGRAM TO ENSURE ITEMS LISTED ON THIS FEE LIST ARE CURRENT. OCCASIONALLY TEXTBOOK REQUIREMENTS ARE CHANGED TO NEWER EDITIONS BY THE TIME THEY ARE NEEDED IN YOUR PROGRAM. IT MAY BE THAT IT WOULD BE BETTER TO DELAY PURCHASE OF AN ITEM BASED ON ADVICE FROM YOUR INSTRUCTOR.

Funded students must purchase all books, supplies and tools in the first five (5) weeks of each quarter.

 

This Internet site is provided for informational purposes only. Although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the information presented here, it shall not be construed as an agreement between the public and Clover Park Technical College. The college reserves the right to make any changes in content at any time without notice.

 

Clover Park Technical College
4500 Steilacoom Boulevard South West
Lakewood, WA 98499-4004
253.589.5678
http://www.cptc.edu/
E-mail: registrar@cptc.edu
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