Child Development/Early Childhood Education Career Path

Select either the (1) Child Dev, Program Management, OR (2) Child Dev. Research — for students interested in pursuing graduate studies. Must have 3.00 GPA for the Child Development Research option.

Degree Requirements

(1) Child Dev/ECE Program Management Path (28cr)

Atypical Development

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:28

Select from:

PSYC 4440Abnormal Psychology

3 credits

SPED 1400Introduction to Communication Disorders

3 credits

SPED 4010Child Abuse/Neglect

3 credits

SPED 4810Classroom Management

3 credits

COUN 4010Child Abuse/Neglect

3 credits

Leadership

3 Credits

Select from:

Business

3 Credits

Select one from:

MGMT 3490Management

3 credits

ACCT 2020Principles of Accounting II

3 credits

ECON 2220Principles of Economics (Macro)

3 credits

Elective   30 cr

(2) Child Dev. Research Path (24-27cr)

Students must have an overall GPA of 3.00

Atypical Development

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Select from:

PSYC 4440Abnormal Psychology

3 credits

COUN 4010Child Abuse/Neglect

3 credits

SPED 1400Introduction to Communication Disorders

3 credits

SPED 4010Child Abuse/Neglect

3 credits

SPED 4810Classroom Management

3 credits

Complete 1 sequence: (3+3 cr)

PSYC 3130Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences

3 credits

And

PSYC 3140Methods of Psychological Inquiry

3 credits

Or

SOC 2130Basic Statistics

3 credits

And

SOC 2510Research Methods

3 credits

Electives 30-33 cr

TOTAL    120 credits