Nov 17, 2019  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 College Catalog

Early Childhood Education AAS Degree


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 For more information please see the Early Childhood Education Program Overview .

Purpose


The early childhood education program prepares students to provide developmentally appropriate activities in an enriched environment for children, to build partnerships with families and communities, and to maintain a commitment to professionalism.

Notes: Students must earn a “C” or above in all required courses.  First Aid and CPR are recommended in addition to course requirements.

Suggested Sequence of Courses  

Subtotal: 47


Basic Achievement Requirements


All graduates with an AA, AS, AAS or ADN will meet minimum achievements for math, writing and reading. Graduates can meet the requirement by:

   1. Acquiring appropriate Mandatory Assessment scores in math, writing and reading.
  OR  
  2. Completing the following courses:
    a. MATH 0930 Practical Math OR MATH 0940 Pre-Algebra with a C or above.
    AND
    b. ENGL 0970 Reading & Writing Essentials II with a C or above.
  OR  
  3. Completing a 1000-level MATH or ENGL course with a D or above.

General Education Core Requirements


All graduates with an AA, AS, AAS or ADN will complete a minimum of 15 credits of General Education from the following (AA and AS students will have additional requirements):

Subtotal: 15


Total Credits for AAS Degree: 62


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