Courses and Curriculum

Recommended Course Sequence

(Courses and sequence subject to change)

Session 1: Fall 1

EDU 318: Technology for Early Childhood Educators (3)
PHI 242: Ethics (online) (3)

Session 2: Fall 2

EDU 340: Writing in the Profession (3)
SWK 304: Intro to Cultural Competency (3)


Session 3: Spring 1

CSD 105: Sign Language for Early Childhood Educators (3)
SWK 303: Mental Health and Mental Illness (3)

Session 4: Spring 2

EDU 204: Introduction to Multicultural Children’s Literature (3)
ASD 301: Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders (online) (3)

Session 5: Summer 1

EDU 336: First and Second Language Acquisition (3)
EDU 338: Assessment of Young Children (3)

Session 6: Summer 2

EDU 337: Early Literacy and Bilingualism (3)
REL 215: World Religions (online) (3)

Session 7: Fall 1

EDU 327: Addressing Challenging Behaviors (3)
EDU 361: Advanced Case Studies in Child Psychology (3)

Session 8: Fall 2

EDU 362: Inquiry Based Strategies for Teaching Math to Young Children (3)
EDU 361: Health and Nutrition for Early Care and Education (3)

Session 9: Spring 1

EDU 372: Nature and Environmental Curriculum: An Inquiry-Based Approach (3)
EDU 363: Pubic Policy and Advocacy (3)

Session 10: Spring 2

SOC 316: Racial and Ethnic Groups (3)
EDU 373: Capstone Portfolio Seminar (3)