Center Director/Group Day Care Home Provider Qualifications
Child care center directors and group day care home providers must meet qualifications as stated in Licensing Rule 19 CSR 30-62.102(2) (B) 2. and 3.
To complete this process, you must:
STEP 1: Submit a Center Director/Group Day Care Home Provider Certification Request.
|Explanation of Director Requirements|
|Licensed Capacity||Total College Credits||Total Child-Related College Credits|
|Up to 20||30 *||6|
|21 to 60||60 *||12|
|61 to 99||90 *||18|
|100 or more||120 *||24 **|
|* Child care work experience may substitute.|
|** 6 of the 24 child related college credits may be in business or management.|
|To view a sample course list of approved child related college courses, click here.|
STEP 2: To request that a center director/group day care home provider be approved for a specific facility, a Center Director/Group Day Care Home Provider Approval Request must be submitted to the facility’s Child Care Facility Specialist.
Questions should be directed to CCDirectors@health.mo.gov.