The University of Southern Indiana offers both bachelor’s and associate’s degree programs to prepare teachers of young children.
Early Childhood Education – Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Arts Degree Requirements
The student who desires to become a licensed early childhood teacher will complete the following minimum course of study that leads to a Bachelor of Science degree and the Indiana teaching license in the areas of (1) preschool and (2) elementary-primary (grades K-3). A Bachelor of Arts degree may be earned when the appropriate amount of credit in a foreign language is earned.
Early Childhood Education University Core Curriculum Requirements
The Mind: Enhancement of Cognitive Development (13 hours)