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2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog 
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Early Childhood Education (BS Degree)

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A major in Early Childhood Education consists of 69 hours, plus 6 additional content hours and does not require a minor.

  • [Certification Program for Grades PreK-3]

Early Childhood Education (69) + Content Emphasis (6 hours) + Liberal Arts Core (51 hours)

Foreign Language or Language Literature (choose one)

Natural Science

(Any 12 hours provided both physical & life science are represented). The following three courses were developed for Education majors. A  minimum grade of “C” must be earned in all Natural Science courses.

Major Studies (69 hours)

Professional Studies

Content Emphasis (6 hours)

6 hours in one of the designated areas outside of Education above the core requirements. Students must contact their Education Advisor for approval of courses. The Following are approved areas: Geography/History/Political Science; Sociology/Psychology; Health and Physical Education; Business/Economics/COIN; Criminal Justice; Sciences; Mathematics/COIN; Nursing; Fine Arts; English/Communication and Theatre; Foreign Languages; Religion. Students may substitute a three (3) hour Global Studies course in this requirement.


All students must have at least 125 hours to graduate. Students must meet the Residency Requirements  described in this catalog.

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