Bachelor of Science

Degree Plan

Prerequisites (State Mandated Common Prerequisites)

Students interested in applying to the Early Childhood Education program should contact the College of Education’s Student Academic Services office to get the information on the application process and prerequisites.

Undergraduate Degree Plan

Semester I (Fall)
Description Course Credit Hours
EEC 4941 Field Experience I 3
EEC 4303 Creative and Affective Experiences for Young Children 3
EEC 4307 Cognitive Experiences for Young Children 3
EEC 4706 Language and Emerging Literacy 3
EDF 4124 Child Growth and Learning 3

Semester II (Spring)
Description Course Credit Hours
EEC 4942 Field Experience II 3
EEC 4008 Teaching Literature and Writing in Early Childhood 3
EEC 4613 Assessment and Evaluation of Young Children 3
EEX 4201 Young Children with Special Needs 3
RED 4312 Emergent Literacy: Strategies and Assessment 3
TSL 4080 ESOL I: Curriculum and Pedagogy 3
Semester III (Summer)
Description Course Credit Hours
EEC 4203 Programs for Young Children 3
EEC 4408 Child, Family, and Teacher Relations 3
EEC 4614 Current Trends and Issues in Early Childhood 3
Semester IV (Fall)
Description Course Credit Hours
EEC 4604 Classroom Management and Guidance of Young Children (alternative calendar) 3
EEC 4943 Field Experience III 3
EEC 4211 Science for Young Children 3
EEC 4212 Integrated Curr: Social Sciences, Humanities, and the Arts 3
EEC 4321 Mathematics for Young Children 3
TSL 4251 ESOL III: Applying Linguistics to ESOL Teaching and Testing 3
Semester V (Spring)
Description Course Credit Hours
EEC 4940 Final Internship 9
EEC 4936 Senior Seminar 3