Sep 24, 2020  
2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Early Childhood Development (636), Associate of Applied Science Degree

Purpose: This degree is designed to provide individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge to work in early childhood education programs. The program brings classroom theory and practical experiences together. Students will be placed in a coordinated internship in an appropriate school or childcare center to gain supervised field experience.

♦ Course requires pre/co-requisites.

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Semester Total Credits 16

Semester Total Credits 17

Semester Total Credits 18

Semester Total Credits 16

Total Minimum Credits 67

1Recommended courses to meet are listed under General Education and Wellness Courses .
2SOC 215  strongly suggested.
3Students planning to pursue a bachelor’s degree should take MTH 158 .

Program Information (BPSISM)

For additional information about this program visit the Business, Public Services, Information Systems, and Mathematics Division web page, stop by Room 122 Diggs Hall, phone 757-825-2900, or email