Undergraduate 2017-2018

Early Childhood Education

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

Minor Requirements — 18 Credits

The minor will allow students from other programs and disciplines (such as elementary education students and students in psychology and nursing) to focus on the development of young children. Access to the early childhood minor will allow student to take coursework within the early childhood program that focuses on working with children and families.

Minor requirements

Take all of the following courses:

ECE 111Infant and Toddler Theory and Practice


ECE 205Nutrition, Health and Safety


EDEC 400Child Development in Context (0-8 years)


EDEC 450Family Diversity and Involvement Early Childhood Education


ECLD 350Teaching Young Bilingual Children


EDRD 319Language and Literacy Development of Preschool and Elementary School Children


Community College Courses: ECE 111, ECE 205