A.A.S., Early Childhood Education

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

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

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
A.A.S. Degree Requirements
Complete the A.A.S. degree requirements. 1
Early Childhood Education Program Requirements
ECE F101Introduction to Early Childhood Profession3
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
ECE F140Positive Social and Emotional Development3
ECE F210XChild Guidance3
ECE F213Curriculum: Thinking, Reasoning and Discovery3
ECE F214Infants and Toddlers3
ECE F229Foundations in Nutrition and Physical Wellness3
ECE F235Screening, Assessment and Recording3
ECE F240Inclusion of Children with Special Needs3
ECE F242Child and Family Ecology (Removing additional options based on comments from our program accreditation process.)3
ECE F170Practicum I3
or ECE F299
ECE F270Practicum II3