Child Day Care Director Credentialing Organizations Recognized by Child Care Licensing

A day care administrator credential is a credential recognized by child care licensing as one way to meet director qualifications to become a child care director.  For other ways to qualify please reference minimum standard §744.1015 for before or after-school programs and school-age programs, §746.1015 for licensed child care centers and §747.1107 for licensed child care homes.

Note: HHSC does not support or endorse day care administrator credential programs or their sponsors. Programs recognized by licensing comply with TAC, Title 26, Part 1, Chapter 745, Subchapter P. HHSC assumes no responsibility for the business practices of recognized programs. Consumers are responsible for all agreements entered into with any recognized program and it is their responsibility to ensure the program is in good standing with licensing. Telephone numbers and addresses are only as accurate as the information provided to us.

For questions or additional information regarding the Child Day Care Administrator's Credential Program, please email

A+ Center for Education, LLC

(Texas Director's Credential)
P.O. Box 3820
Edinburg, TX 78540
Expiration: 8/01/20

ALL TX Director, LLC – Links

(Child Care Administrator Credential)
1000 Purple Martin Drive
Pflugerville, TX 78660
Expiration: 6/03/20

Camp Fire First Texas

(Texas Child Care Administrator Credential)
2700 Meacham Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX 76137-4699
Expiration: 4/25/20

Center for Early Childhood Education Professionals

(Director Credential Program)
8819 Timmerman Cove
Garden Ridge, Texas 78266
(210) 502-5294
Expiration: 2/20/2021

Child Care Council of Greater Houston, Inc.

(Director Administrative Credential)
6620 Westpark Suite 150
Houston, TX 77057

Child Care Education Institute

(Texas Child Care Administration and Business Practice Certificate)
*Hybrid Program*
Child Care Education Institute
3059 Peachtree Industrial Blvd.
Duluth, GA 30097
Expiration: 2/12/20

Child Care World Wide Institute (CCWWI)

(Professional Administrator National Credential)
136 Park PL SC
Azle, TX 76020
Expiration: 4/04/20

Childcare Credentialing and Consulting

(Director Credential Course)
Dallas, TX
Expiration: 3/9/20

Creative Trainers and Consultants

(Professional Administrator's Credential)
11927 Waldemar Drive
Suite 201
Houston, TX 77077
Expiration: 3/31/19

Early Care and Education Training and Consulting

(Director Credential)
P.O. Box 271229
Flower Mound, TX 75027-1229
Expiration: 2/9/20

Elite Educational Enterprises, LLC

(Child Care Administration Credential)
2646 South Loop W
Suite 205
Houston, TX 77054
Expiration: 5/19/21

Global Child Care Consultants

17310 Cumberland Park Lane
Humble, TX 77346
Expiration: 10/01/19

Greater Houston Christian Childcare Association

(Child Care Administrator's Credential)
2600 South Loop West
Suite 200
Houston, TX 77054
832-322-1178 or 713-665-1400
Expiration: 4/07/20

I'm Just a Kid & Victoria's INK

(Child Care Administrator's Credential)
Vicki Aguirre Cox
323 W. Sunset
San Antonio, TX 78209
210-364-8590 or 210-822-3016
Expiration: 12/13/19

Kidsway Teaching Solutions

(Administrator Credential)
P.O. Box 271224
Flower Mound, TX 75027
Expiration: 1/26/2021

McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership at National Louis University

(Aim4Excellence National Director Credential)
6200 Capital Drive
Wheeling, IL 60090
800-443-5522, Ext. 5196
Expiration: 5/19/21

The McKee Group Child Care Consulting

(Day Care Director's Credential)
24230 Kuykendahl Road
Suite 310 #146
Tomball, TX 77375
Expiration: 1/10/20

National Institute of Child Care Management

(National Administrative Credential)
5235 E Southern Ave.
Suite D 106-621
Mesa, AZ 85206
Expiration: 2/16/21

Outside The Box Educational Training

(Texas Director's Credential)
606 W. Avenue V
San Angelo, TX 76903
Expiration: 7/29/21

The NECPA Commission, Inc.

(National Administrator Credential)
P.O. Box 2948
Merrifield, VA 22116
Expiration: 5/15/21

The New School House Education System

(Child Care Administrator Credential Program)
1920 Texas Pkwy.
P.O. Box 1308
Missouri City, TX 77489
Expiration: 3/26/21

Seeds Training Group

(Executive Director Credentialing Course)
2216 Rodgers Lane
Aubrey, TX 76227
Expiration: 1/22/2020

Shade Tree Learning

(Professional Administrator's Credential)
1414 Eagles Nest Trail
Krum, TX 76249
Expiration: 4/25/20

The Texas Teacher Academy

(Day Care Administrator Credential)
4201 FM 1960 West
Suite 503
Houston, TX 77068
281-338-2283 or 281-475-8004
Expiration: 1/26/21

Tick Tock Training, LLC

(Child Care Administrator Credential)
16675 Main Dr.
Willis, TX 77318
Expiration: 5/15/21

Time To Train

(Child Care Administrator's Credential Program)
P.O. Box 8656
Huntsville, TX 77340
Expiration: 11/03/20

The Training Connection of Texas

(Childcare Administrator's Credential)
3402 Barrett
Amarillo, TX 79121
Expiration: 8/4/19

Training Wheels

(Texas Director's Credential)
P.O. Box 506
Converse, TX 78109
Expiration: 1/26/21

Traits of a Child

(Day Care Director Credential)
5528 Walzem Road
San Antonio, TX 78218
210-535-4162 or 210-390-1588
Expiration: 2/09/20