Early Childhood Education A.A.S.

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Minimum Requirements for Early Childhood Education A.A.S. Degree: 60 credits

Students must earn a C- grade or better in each course.

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
A.A.S. Degree Requirements
Complete the A.A.S. degree requirements.15
As part of the A.A.S. requirements, complete the following:
Human Relations
Child Development II: The Preschool and Primary Years
Early Childhood Education Program Requirements
Complete the following:
ECE F101Early Childhood Professionalism3
ECE F104XChild Development I: Prenatal, Infants and Toddlers3
ECE F110Safe, Healthy Learning Environments3
ECE F119Curriculum I: Principles and Practices3
ECE F130Culture, Learning and the Young Child2
ECE F132Young Child and the Family1
or LS F101X Library Information and Research
or ECE F249 Current Issues in Early Childhood Education
ECE F140Positive Social and Emotional Development3
ECE F170Practicum I3
or ECE F299 Practicum for CDAs
ECE F210XChild Guidance3
ECE F213Curriculum: Thinking, Reasoning and Discovery3
ECE F214Infants and Toddlers3
ECE F229XFoundations in Nutrition and Physical Wellness3
ECE F235Screening, Assessment and Recording3
ECE F240Inclusion of Children with Special Needs3
ECE F242Child and Family Ecology3
ECE F270Practicum II3
Total Credits60