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Michigan CDA Credential | Care Courses

What are the benefits of having a CDA Credential in Michigan?

According to the CDA Council, over 33,000 CDA Credentials have been awarded in Michigan. Having a CDA certification is a great achievement!

In Michigan

  • having a CDA (plus additional college credits and experience) qualifies you to work as an early childhood program director in a center.
  • having a CDA qualifies you to work as a lead caregiver in a childcare center.
  • having a CDA (plus additional training) qualifies you to work as a lead caregiver for infants and toddlers in a childcare center.
Ready for the next step? Click to learn more about the CDA process and to sign up for a free CDA tutorial.

What are the benefits of Care Courses' CDA training?

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Care Courses' CDA training and CDA renewal training prepare CDA applicants for obtaining and renewing their National CDA Credential. Our team of friendly CDA specialists is here to support you with your CDA and ensure you are put on a path to success. We offer unlimited, free, one-on-one support with all of our courses. You have the option of taking our courses in our fully online format or in our CourseBook format, giving you the flexibility you need to complete your coursework. Moreover, we have an exceptional track record and have helped tens of thousands of early childhood professionals successfully complete their CDA clock hours and go on to obtain their CDA credential.

In July 2017, the CDA Council for Professional Recognition awarded Care Courses the new CDA Gold Standard certification in recognition of the quality of our courses, the unlimited, free support services we provide for our students, and our effective online and CourseBook training options. In 2022 we became an official partner of the Council. The Council recommends us for CDA training in Michigan on their Michigan state fact sheet. We are proud to work closely with the CDA Council to support early childhood professionals throughout the entire United States.

Have a question about the CDA Credential? Sign up for our free CDA tutorial. Give us a call during our office hours at 1-800-685-7610 or email us at to talk to one of our CDA specialists. We are here to help!

What our students say

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“I love Care Courses! I have been working to get my CDA and love that I can do it as fast or slow as I want. Everyone I talk to is always so nice and helpful. I will be taking more courses when I am done with these at the end of this month. Thank you!”

Fruitport, Michigan

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“Everything went well and I was very pleased. This was the first time using this course, I will definitely be using it again in the future for CDA renewals."

Standish, Michigan

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“The Care Courses I ordered were great! They arrived fast and the grading and certificate service was amazing! Thanks so much for making this training available and offering it to correspond to the NAC requirements. I very much appreciate your super customer service!”

Grosse Pointe, Michigan