Early Childhood Education Program Options

 A. A. S. Degree - Career Track

Fall Semester (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
ACA 115 Success & Study Skills   0 2 1
EDU 119 Early Childhood Education   4 0 4
EDU 144 Child Development I P/C 3 0 3
EDU 146 Child Guidance P/C 3 0 3
COM 231 Public Speaking   3 0 3
Total 13 2  14
             

Spring Semester (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
EDU 145 Child Development II P/C 3 0 3
EDU 151 Creative Activities P/C 3 0 3
EDU 153 Health, Safety, and Nutrition P/C 3 0 3
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry P/C 3 0 3
Choose Natural Science/Math course: P/C 2/3 2/3 3/4
BIO 111 General Biology, CHM 151 General Chemistry, MAT 110 Math Measurement & Literacy, MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy, or MAT 152 Statistical Methods
Total 14/15 2/3 15/16
             

Summer Session (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
EDU 131 Children, Family, And Community P/C 3 0 3
EDU 221 Children with Exceptionalities P/C 3 0 3
Choose one Humanities/Fine Arts course:   3 0 3
ART 111 Art Appreciation; MUS 110 Music Appreciation; PHI 215 Philosophical Issues; or PHI 240 Intro to Ethics
Total 9 0  9
             

Fall Semester (Second Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
EDU 234 Infants, Toddlers, & Twos P/C 3 0 3
EDU 251 Exploration Activities P/C 3 0 3
EDU 261 Early Childhood Administration I P/C 3 0 3
EDU 262 Early Childhood Administration II P/C 3 0 3
PSY 150 General Psychology   3 0 3
Total  15 0
15
             

Spring Semester (Second Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
EDU 216 Foundations of Education P/C 3 0 3
EDU 259 Curriculum Planning P/C 3 0 3
EDU 280 Language & Literacy Experiences P/C 3 0 3
EDU 284 Early Childhood Capstone Practicum P/C 1 9 4
Total 10 9 13

Total Semester Hours Required for Early Childhood Education Associate A.A.S. Degree: 66-67

Early Childhood Education Program Costs


  

A. A. S. Degree - BK Licensure or Transfer Track

Fall Semester (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
ACA 122 College Transfer Success   0 2 1
EDU 119 Early Childhood Education   4 0 4
EDU 144 Child Development I P/C 3 0 3
EDU 146 Child Guidance P/C 3 0 3
COM 231 Public Speaking   3 0 3
Total 13 2  14
             

Spring Semester (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
EDU 145 Child Development II P/C 3 0 3
EDU 151 Creative Activities P/C 3 0 3
EDU 153 Health, Safety, and Nutrition P/C 3 0 3
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry P/C 3 0 3
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy P/C 2 2 3
Total 14 2 15
             

Summer Session (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
EDU 131 Children, Family, And Community P/C 3 0 3
EDU 221 Children with Exceptionalities P/C 3 0 3
Choose one Humanities/Fine Arts course:   3 0 3
ART 111 Art Appreciation; MUS 110 Music Appreciation; PHI 215 Philosophical Issues; or PHI 240 Intro to Ethics
Total 9 0  9
             

Fall Semester (Second Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
BIO 111 General Biology I   3 3 4
EDU 234 Infants, Toddlers, & Twos P/C 3 0 3
ENG 112 Writing/Research in the Disciplines P/C 3 0 3
PSY 150 General Psychology   3 0 3
Choose one Social/Behavioral Science course:    3 0 3
ECO 251 Principles of Microeconomics; ECO 252 Principles of Macroeconomics; HIS 111 World Civilizations I; HIS 112 World Civilizations II;
HIS 131 American History I; HIS 132 American History II; POL 120 American Government or SOC 210 Introduction to Sociology
Total  15 3 16
             

Spring Semester (Second Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
CHM 151 General Chemistry P/C 3 3 4
EDU 280 Language & Literacy Experiences P/C 3 0 3
EDU 284 Early Childhood Capstone Practicum P/C 1 9 4
BK Licensure (Take group 1)
EDU 216 Foundations of Education P/C 3 0 3
EDU 250 Teacher Licensure Preparation   3 0 3
BK Non-Licensure (Take Group 2)
EDU 261 Early Childhood Administration I P/C 3 0 3
EDU 262 Early Childhood Administration II P/C 3 0 3
Total 13 12 17

Total Semester Hours Required for Early Childhood Education Associate A.A.S. Degree: 71

Early Childhood Education Program Costs


 

Diploma

Fall Semester 

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
EDU 119 Early Childhood Education   4 0 4
EDU 144 Child Development I P/C 3 0 3
EDU 146 Child Guidance P/C 3 0 3
EDU 251 Exploration Activities P/C 3 0 3
PSY 150 General Psychology   3 0 3
Total 16 0  16
             

Spring Semester 

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
EDU 145 Child Development II P/C 3 0 3
EDU 151 Creative Activities P/C 3 0 3
EDU 153 Health, Safety, and Nutrition P/C 3 0 3
EDU 280 Language & Literacy Experiences P/C 3 0 3
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry  P/C 3 0 3
Total 15 0 15
             

Summer Session (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
EDU 131 Children, Family, And Community P/C 3 0 3
EDU 221 Children with Exceptionalities P/C 3 0 3
Total 6 0  6

Total Semester Hours Required for Early Childhood Associate Diploma: 37

Early Childhood Education Program Costs


  

 Early Childhood Instructional Certificate

Fall Semester (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
EDU 119 Early Childhood Education   4 0 4
EDU 144 Child Development I P/C 3 0 3
EDU 146 Child Guidance P/C 3 0 3
Total 10 0  10
             

Spring Semester (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
EDU 145 Child Development II P/C 3 0 3
EDU 151 Creative Activities P/C 3 0 3
Total 6 0 6

Total Semester Hours Required for Early Childhood Instructional Certificate: 16

Early Childhood Education Program Costs

 

 

 Early Childhood Administration Certificate

Fall Semester 

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
EDU 119 Early Childhood Education   4 0 4
EDU 146 Child Guidance P/C 3 0 3
EDU 261 Early Childhood Administration   3 0 3
Total 10 0  10
             

Spring Semester 

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
EDU 153 Health, Safety, & Nutrition P/C 3 0 3
EDU 262 Early Childhood Administration II P/C 3 0 3
Total 6 0 6

Total Semester Hours Required for Early Childhood Administration Certificate: 16

Early Childhood Education Program Costs

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