2019-2020 Catalog 
    Jul 13, 2024  
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Education - Early Childhood Distance Learning, AA

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The Early Childhood Education Associate of Arts degree is a four-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 activities with observation and participation activities in early childhood settings. The associate’s degree will allow students to enter the workforce or further their education as early childhood professionals.

Notice of background check: All education students are subject to background checks for selected educational coursework involving student contact and future employment as professionals in education and related fields. Student financial aid may be used to cover the cost.

Students must complete all program requirements, including approved electives, with a grade of “C” or better.

Freshman Year

Total Credits 14

Spring Semester

Total Credits 15

Sophomore Year

Total Credits 16

Spring Semester

Outcomes Assessment

Total Credits 15-16

Total Credits 60-61

Approved Electives

Approved Program Electives

Program Electives

Students should take a minimum of 2 courses from the following list (5-6 credit hours).

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