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A.A.S. Curriculum

Click on the course numbers to view the catalog course descriptions. Courses listed in parentheses are suggested courses to meet that requirement.


Freshman Fall Semester 
ECE-103 Intro to Early Childhood Education 3
ECE-110 Early Childhood Professionals I 1
ECE-112 Portfolio Development I 1
ECE-133 Child Health, Safety and Nutrition 3
ECE-170 Child Growth and Development 3
ECE-221 Infant/Toddler Care and Education 3
ENG-105 Composition 1 3
  Total Credits - Fall Freshman 17


Freshman Spring Semester
ECE-111 Early Childhood Professionals II 1
ECE-158 Early Childhood Curriculum I 3
ECE-159 Early Childhood Curriculum II 3
ECE-243 Early Childhood Guidance 3
ECE-262 Early Childhood Field Experience 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3
FLS-104 Spanish for Professionals 2
  Total Credits - Spring Freshman 18


Sophomore Fall Semester
ECE-140 Early Childhood Curriculum Planning 3
ECE-210 Early Childhood Professionals III 1
ECE-290 Early Childhood Program Administration 3
ENG-106 Composition II 3
EDU-235 Children's Literature 3
BIO-105 Introduction to Biology (may choose other 4-credit science) 4
  Total Credits - Fall Sophomore 17


Sophomore Spring Semester
ECE-113 Portfolio Development II 1
ECE-261 Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood Education 3
ECE-278 Early Childhood Field Experience II 3
  Math Elective 3
  Social Science Elective 3
  Social Science Elective 3
  Total Credits - Spring Sophomore 16

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