Early Childhood Education degree plan
The following degree sheet provides a summary of the general requirements for the Early Childhood Education degree.
Degree Sheet Components:
Each degree sheet includes the following:
To view the academic catalog profile for early childhood education, click here.
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Minimum requirements for the baccalaureate degree are 128 semester hours of course work. All students complete a program of Common Core and Flex Core courses, and courses in an area of concentration, or major and minor courses, to bring the degree program to the minimum of 128 hours; some professional programs require more than this total number of hours. A minimum of 39 hours must be junior or senior level (courses numbered 3000-4999).
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is composed of four divisions: the Division of Language and Literature, the Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences, the Division of Kinesiology and Leisure Studies, and the Division of Teacher Education. Degree programs offered within these divisions prepare students for direct entry into a wide variety of careers. Many students also study in these disciplines as undergraduate liberal arts preparation for further graduate study in differing professions.