Students who complete this program will be eligible for Preschool through Grade Three Certificate of Eligibility with Advanced Standing and the Teacher of Students with Disabilities Endorsement. These students will earn a major in Early Childhood Education in addition to their liberal arts major.
Required Courses for Early Childhood Major and P-3 Certification (36 Credits)
Each phase must be completed before registering for next phase. Students are required to achieve a B- or better in all of their education classes.
Intro to Early Childhood Education
*View our catalog for course descriptions.
**As of September 2015, ALL students who have not already successfully completed phase I coursework must fulfill new program entry requirements in order to take any upper level education courses. Program entry requirements include:
***Students must pass the Early Childhood Content Knowledge Praxis II (0022) one semester prior to Phase III.
General Studies Requirements
BIOL 103 orBIOL 104
Human Sexual Biology orThe Human Body
Available Co-Majors in the College of Arts and Sciences
Students must complete a full academic major in one of the following areas:
Minimum Credit Hours
Computer Science (B.S.)
Geoscience / Geography (B.A.)
Women's and Gender Studies