Early Childhood Education (Non-Licensure) - Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Arts Degree Requirements
The major is intended for non-traditional students who are currently employed as pre-school teachers or child care providers. It is not an appropriate major for traditional students. Prospective students must provide verification of employment to be admitted.
Non-Licensure Major Grade & GPA Requirement
Students completing a non-licensure major must earn at least a 2.75 cumulative GPA, a 2.75 major GPA, and a grade of C or better in all courses applied toward degree requirements.
Students may pursue a BA degree by completing modern language courses (ARAB/CHIN/FREN/GERM/JPN/LATN/SPAN) 101, 102, 203, and 204. For the BA degree GEOG 330 and the social science elective may be omitted. However, the 8 hours of science is still required.
Embedded Experiences (may be core, major and/or elective courses)
The total number of credits required above is 91 for a BS degree and 94 for a BA degree. Students may pursue a minor of their choosing or select additional appropriate electives with the help of their advisors.