Early Childhood Education Certificate

The C.A.S. in Early Childhood Education degree is a two-semester program designed to prepare students for employment as teachers or aides in early childhood programs, preschools, and Head Start Programs. Students will gain background in child development as well as planning and administering early childhood Educational programs. The courses will combine lecture with observation and participation in early childhood settings.

Courses

First Semester
ENGL 101 English Composition I 3
MATH 113 OR
MATH 130
Mathematical Reasoning OR
Colleeg Algebra
3
PHYS 201 Life Span Development 3
EDUC 110 Family Relationships 3
EDUC 120 Foundations of Early Childhood Education 3
  Semester Total 15
Second Semester
EDUC 225 Early Childhood Development 3
EDUC 260 Special Needs in Early Childhood 3
EDUC 290 Language and Literacy for Young Children 3
EDUC 291 Early Childhood Curriculum & Methods 3
EDUC 292 Assessment of Young Children 3
  Semester Total 15