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Early Childhood Education Associates

Course NumberCourse TitleLecture HoursLab HoursCourse Credits
First Semester
ENG 111*College Composition I303
HMS 100Introduction to Human Services303
HMS 121Basic Counseling Skills I303
PSY 231Life Span Human Development I303
PSY 200Principles of Psychology303
SDV 100College Success Skills101
Second Semester
ENG 112*College Composition II303
ITE 115Basic Computer Literacy303
PEDPED Elective or HLT 100303
MTHMathematics (MTH 151 or 163)303
HMS 122Basic Counseling Skills II303
Third Semester
CHD 145Teaching Art, Music & Movement to Children223
CHD 118Lang. Arts for Young Children223
CHD 120Intro. to Early Childhood Education303
MEN 101Mental Health Skills Training I303
Elective**Humanities/Fine Arts303
Fourth Semester
CHD 146Math, Science and Social Studies for Children223
MEN 102Mental Health Skills Training II303
CHD 215Models of Early Childhood Educ. Program303
ECO 120Survey of Economics OR303
ECO 201Prin. of Eco. I - Macroeconomics
HMS 190Coordinated Internship in Early Childhood Education0103

Total Minimum Credits for the Early Childhood Education Specialization ... 67

* Students who do not wish to pursue a Baccalaureate degree may substitute ENG 101-102 for ENG 111-112.
** Humanities/Fine Arts Electives: Students may choose from the following courses: Philosophy, Religion, Music Appreciation, Art Appreciation, and Foreign Languages. Before making a selection, the student is advised to determine the transfer institution's requirements.

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Education Path

Degree: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Program Code: 480-02
Program Length: 2 Years – 4 Semesters
Minimum Credits: 67
Distance Learning Option Available
Program Degree Completion Plan 

Program Advisor
Kimberly Austin
Russell Hall Room 132