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.
|First Year||Hours||Term Taken||Grade|
|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.