The Child Life program, a gateway to the Certified Child Life Specialist (CCLS) credential, is coordinated with the Child Life Council’s professional, programmatic and educational needs of the child life practioner.
Application to the Child Life program at TTU is required and should be made in the first semester of the junior year.
There are three components of eligibility to sit for the certification examination.
Course work including a minimum of 10 college-level courses in child life or a related department/subject
Clinical Child Life Experience (480 hours under the direct supervision of a CCLS in good standing)