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EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT (EVENING PROGRAM)

CERTIFICATE: Certificate in Applied Science with a major in Early Childhood Dev.

PREREQUISITES FOR ENTRANCE

Required Courses

High School: None
College: None

NOTE:  A grade of "C" or better is required for each prerequisite course.

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

Course Requirements


Course Class Lab Credit
ECD 101 Introduction To Early Childhood 3 0 3
ECD 102 Growth & Development I 2 3 3
ECD 105 Guidance-Classroom Management 2 3 3
ECD 107 Exceptional Children 2 3 3
ECD 131 Language Arts 2 3 3
ECD 132 Creative Experiences 2 3 3
ECD 133 Science & Math Concepts 2 3 3
ECD 135 Health, Safety and Nutrition 3 0 3
ECD 203 Growth & Development II 2 3 3
20 21 27
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  27

SEMESTER CURRICULUM

SEMESTER 1 (Fall)


Course Class Lab Credit
ECD 101 Introduction To Early Childhood 3 0 3
ECD 102 Growth & Development I 2 3 3
ECD 135 Health, Safety and Nutrition 3 0 3
8 3 9

SEMESTER 2 (Spring)


Course Class Lab Credit
ECD 131 Language Arts 2 3 3
ECD 133 Science & Math Concepts 2 3 3
4 6 6

SEMESTER 3 (Fall)


Course Class Lab Credit
ECD 105 Guidance-Classroom Management 2 3 3
ECD 203 Growth & Development II 2 3 3
4 6 6

SEMESTER 4 (Spring)


Course Class Lab Credit
ECD 107 Exceptional Children 2 3 3
ECD 132 Creative Experiences 2 3 3
4 6 6
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  27

PROGRAM AND EMPLOYMENT TIDBITS

Contact Person:  

Waiting List: No

Local Starting Salary: $12,500.00

Local Average Salary: $13,500.00

National Starting Salary: $15,100.00

National Average Salary: $15,200.00