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Early Childhood Education

Things you can do in Early Childhood Education:

Day Care Center, Pre-School Teacher, head Start Programs, Montessori Schools, Child Development Organizations

Recommended SFL Emphasis: Human Development

Recommended elective courses: Note: This major has a heavy credit load that does not allow much room for elective courses.

SFL Courses:

  • SFL 221 Foundations of Developmentally Appropriate Practices in Programs for Young Children
  • SFL 222 Practicum in Developmentally Appropriate Practices
  • SFL 240 Parenting and Child Guidance
  • SFL 352 Cognitive Development
  • SFL 355 Language Development
  • SFL 449 Biological Foundations of Human Development
  • SFL 453 Moral Development
  • SFL 420 Administering Programs for Young Children
  • ECE 323 Integrated Curriculum in Programs for Young Children

MS required? No.

Ph.D. required? No.

Alumni Spotlight: Debbie Hema (Child-Life Specialist)

Child-Life Specialist

Alumni Spotlight: Leslie Graff (Child-Life Specialist)

Child-Life Specialist

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