PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

First Semester

EDU 102 Intro to Early Childhood Education* 3
EDU 124 Health & Safety for Young Children* 3
EDU 150 Caring for Infants & Toddlers* 3
ENG 101 Rhet & Comp I 3
FYE 101 Blazing Your Trail 1
PSY 101 Intro to Psychology 3
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Second Semester

CMN 101 Intro to Speech 3
EDU 202 Child Growth & Development* 3
EDU 204 Intro to Technology 3
EDU 210 Lang & Lit for Young Child* 3
EDU 240 Science for Young Child 3
Early Childhood Education Elective (EDU 171 recommended)** 2
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Third Semester

EDU 215 Assessment & Evaluation* 3
EDU 230 Math for Young Children  3
EDU 271 Working with Families & the Community* 3
 Early Childhood Education Elective (EDU 160 recommended)** 2
General Education Elective (EDU 201 recommended)*  3
 Mathematics Requirement 3
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Fourth Semester

EDU 205 Intro to Special Education* 3
EDU 220 Guidnace for Young Child 3
EDU 260 Curriculum for Early Childhood Programs* 3
 EDU 298 Early Childhood Practicum* 3
 General Education Elective 3
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*Gateway credentialed classes

**Early Childhood Education Electives: EDU 160-Art & the Young Child, EDU 171-Play & Motor Activities for Young Children, EDU 201-Educational Psychology, EDU 251-Child Care Administration, SOC 221-Social Psychology, SOC 224-Marriage and the Family

NOTE:  Only students who do not need additional coursework and who take the number of credits or courses as listed each semester can complete the program in the time given.  Others will take longer to complete.