Associate of Arts in Early Childhood Education - Min 62 Hours

Common Core (28.5-29 hours): See common core requirements

Foundations - 11.5-12 hours


1.5-2 hours



1 hour


Freshman Writing

3 hours (6 hours if taking EN110 & EN111)


Oral Communications

3 hours


Math/Algebra/Statistics: MA224 required

3 hours (6 hours if taking MA101 & MA102)


Understanding Human Nature - 13 hours


3 hours


Social Science with Constitution

3 hours



1 hour



3 hours


Valuing or Social Science: PY210 required

3 hours


Exploring the Nature of the Universe - 4 hours

Physical Science with Lab

4 hours


Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (12 Hours)

Humanities or Fine Arts: Art or Music Appreciation

3 hours

Analytical Skills: ED122 Education Technology

2 hours

Social Sciences: PY223 Developmental Psychology

3 hours

Biological Science with lab

4 hours

Concentration in Early Childhood Education (14 Hours)

ED101    Introduction to Teaching (2)

ED102    Introduction to Teaching Practicum (1)

ED103    Child Development (2)

ED204    Utilizing Family and Community Resources (3)

ED206    Infant/Toddler Curriculum (2)

ED207    Infant/Toddler Practicum (2)

ED264    Child Health (2)

Electives (To complete Min. 62 Hours)

Recommended: PY321 Family Relationships and Values and PY342/343 Psychology of the Exceptional Child and Practicum


NOTE: This is not a certification program.