The BS in early childhood studies major is a degree completion program designed primarily for those wishing to begin or continue working in the early childhood field. Required observation ours are a component of the course. The early childhood studies program does NOT lead to any teacher certification.

General Education Core 25
PRE-REQUISITES:

  • PSY 2013 General Psychology
  • Intro to ECS (taken elsewhere) (Mott and Macomb programs only)
  • ECS Practicum (taken elsewhere) (Mott and Macomb programs only)
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Early Childhood Studies Major 48
ECS 3243 Math & Science for Young Children 3
ECS 3303 Legal Issues in Early Childhood 3
ECS 3323 Assessment of the Young Child 3
ECS 3423 Diversity Issues in Early Childhood 3
ECS 3433 Creative Arts for Young Children 3
ECS 4303 Family Education & Advocacy 3
ECS 4313 Classroom Interactions 3
ECS 4443 Emerging Language & Literacy 3
ECS 4613 Special Needs Children and Family 3
ECS 4623 Identifying & Serving the At-Risk Child 3
ECS 4653 Leadership Issues in Early Childhood 3
ECS 4943 Ethics in Early Childhood 3
PSY 3193 Infant/Toddler Development 3
PSY 3203 Child Development 3
RDG 3313 Children’s Literature 3
REL 1013 Survey of Biblical Literature 3
ELECTIVES 38
TOTAL FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD STUDIES MAJOR 120