Associate of Applied Science: Early Childhood Care and Education

(2 Years)

Required Courses:
CHLD 0105Introduction to Early Childhood Education3
CHLD 0111Health, Safety, and Nutrition3
CHLD 0112Learning Environments in Early Childhood Care and Education1
CHLD 0120Social and Emotional Development in Early Childhood Care and Education6
CHLD 0125Guidance in Early Childhood Care and Education3
CHLD 0130Physical and Cognitive Development in Early Childhood6
CHLD 0135Fostering Creativity3
CHLD 0141Family Centered Care and Program Management in Early Childhood Care and Education3
CHLD 0151Curriculum Planning and Implementation in Early Childhood Care and Education4
CHLD 0210Advanced Topics in Early Childhood Care and Education3
CHLD 0215Children with Exceptionalities2
CHLD 0220Administration and Program Management in Early Childhood Care and Education3
CHLD 0250Capstone Project in Early Childhood Care and Education1
General Education requirements 1
ENGL 1101Writing and Rhetoric I 23-4
or ENGL 1101P Writing and Rhetoric I Plus
ENGL 1102Writing and Rhetoric II 23
COMM 1101Fundamentals of Oral Communication 23
BIOL 1101
1101L
Biology I
and Biology I Lab 2
4
OR
Concepts of Biology
and Concepts of Biology Lab 2
PSYC 1101Introduction to Psychology 23
or SOC 1101 Introduction to Sociology
Objective 33
Select 3 credits from Objectives 4, 7, 8, or 93
Total Credits63-64
Elective Courses:
CHLD 0296Independent Study1-8
CHLD 0298Special Topics1-8