Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

Early Childhood Education

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

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 — 18 Credits

Take all of the following courses:

EDEC 205Nutrition, Health, and Safety

3

EDEC 250Diverse Early Language and Literacy

3

EDEC 330Development and Education of Infants and Toddlers

3

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

3

EDEC 450Family Diversity and Involvement Early Childhood Education

3

ECLD 350Teaching Young Bilingual Children

3