The ECCTRE includes three early childhood programs where students interact directly with children.  Students majoring in Child Development and Early Childhood Education take coursework early in their programs that includes practicum work in the Centers. Student work opportunities are also available for qualified students. To find out more about our Centers, click on the links below.


Students participating in the Centers are required to complete paperwork to meet state licensing and national accreditation standards.

DHSS Medical Exam Report for Caregivers and Staff

DHSS Worker Registration Form

SEMO Liability Release Form

ECCTRE Student Contact Information & Agreement Form


Early Childhood Centers
One University Plaza, MS 5750
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701