The AAS Early Childhood Education degree is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) to ensure programming meets the standards for professional preparation.
|ECED||1310||Intro to Early Childhood Education||3|
|ECED||2310||Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment||3|
|ECED||2315||Early Childhood Curriculum||3|
|ECED||2320||Infant, Toddler Child Development||3|
|SPCH||1010||Fundamentals of Speech Communication||3|
|General Education Elective||3|
|Physical/Natural Science Elective||4|
|First Year Total||31|
|ECED||2340||Family Dynamics & Community Involvement||3|
|ECED||2360||Development of Exceptional Children||3|
|ECED||2380||Language & Literacy in Early Childhood||3|
|ECED||2385||Math & Science in Early Childhood||3|
|Social Science Elective||3|
|Second Year Total||30|
1 To be selected from:
|ECED||2300||The Mentoring Teacher||3|
|ECED||2312||Administration of Child Care Centers||3|
|ENGL||2630||Literature for Children (only offered online with ROCC)||3|
2 To be selected from the RSCC General Education listing or another unduplicated course from the list in footnote #1.
Students pursuing this area of study will be advised by the Social Science, Business and Education Division.
This program is designed for students who plan to enter the workforce upon graduation. Students intending to transfer to a baccalaureate program are advised that they should check with their academic advisor and the four-year institution regarding specific transfer of courses. Students planning to transfer should major in the Associate of Science in Teaching (AST) degree with a concentration in Early Childhood Education.
Roane State Community College is a TBR and AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against students, employees, or applicants for admission or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or any other legally protected class with respect to all employment, programs and activities sponsored by Roane State. View full non-discrimination policy.