Minor in Early Childhood Education (ECED)

Focus your talents on a specialized area of education with a minor in Early Childhood Education. You will gain expertise in classroom approaches and applications for grades Pre K-2. With courses exploring topics in learning theories, curriculum and assessment, and special considerations for the education of young children ages three through eight, you will develop your abilities as a practitioner and apply your skills through a practicum in Early Childhood Education. Graduates will be reflective educators who are able to analyze and grow from their teaching experiences throughout their professional careers.

Minor in Early Childhood Education (15 hours)

This is a College minor, not a licensure program.
All of the following:

  • EDUC 201 Foundations for Teaching in a Multicultural Society
  • EDUC 310 Introduction to Early Childhood Education
  • EDUC 311 Curriculum and Assessment in Early Childhood Education
  • EDUC 480 Seminar in Early Childhood Education 
  • EDUC 485 Practicum in Early Childhood Education