Early Childhood Education/Child Developement

This program leads to transfer into professional training for teaching in preschool programs, kindergarten, grades 1-3, as well as employment opportunities in day care centers and other social agencies. Requirements for an Associate of Science Degree are as follows:

General Education Requirements: (37 credits)

HFST 1020
Principles of Nutrition (IC)
3
HFST 1500
Human Development (SS)
3
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Fill all other groups from choices given in GE section of the catalog after discussing the best options for you with your advisor.
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Home and Family Studies Core Requirements: (16 credits)

HFST 1350
Personal and Family Health
2
HFST 2400
Family Relations
3
HFST 2500
Early Childhood
3
HFST 2600
Introduction to Early Childhood Education
2
HFST 2610
Guidance of Young Children
3
HFST 2620
Creative Experiences for Children
3

Related Requirements: (7-10 credits)