Students at the M.J.C. East Campus

Get Started at MJC

Step 1: Apply Online
Step 2: College Orientation 
Step 3: English & Math Placement
Step 4: Education Plan
Step 5: Apply for Financial Aid
Step 6: Register for Classes

Need help?

Contact the friendly Admissions Office staff if you have questions about adding or dropping classes, or filing for pass/no pass.

Other questions? Call 209-575-6789.

The Assessment Testing Office administers tests to help you select appropriate courses or satisfy pre-requisites.

International students should start by visiting our Information for International Students.

Modesto Junior College

Child Development




The K-12 Pathway to Teaching does not have to be Liberal Studies!

Child Development Student Worksheet including General Education courses (Planning Sheet)

AS-T Degree, Early Childhood Education

AS Degree, Child Development


Certificates of Achievement

Information about gainful employment in the field of Child Development is available at the following link:

Family & Consumer Sciences

Contact Us

Phone: (209) 575-6343
Fax: (209) 575-6989
Email: Child Development


Location - Map

West Campus
John Muir Hall
Room 157

Fall and Spring Office Hours
  • Mon: 8:00 - 5:00
  •  Tue: 8:00 - 5:00
  • Wed: 8:00 - 6:30*
  • Thur: 8:00 - 5:00
  •    Fri: 8:00 - 4:30

April 24 is the last day JM 157 will be open until 6:30 this Spring. The office will close at 5:00 on Weds., May 1st and summer hours begin Mon., May 6th.