Education : Early Childhood Education

Associate of Science in Early Childhood Education (ECE)

The Associate of Science degree in Early Childhood Education requires the completion of a minimum of 60 semester hours of credit with a grade point ratio of at least 2.0 (C) for all work completed at Chaminade University. The degree also requires the completion of the general education core.

At least 15 semester hours of course work and 12 semester hours in the area of emphasis must be completed at Chaminade University. PSY 101, General Psychology, is a general education requirement. Demonstrated computer proficiency is required.

Required Courses

Course No. and Name Credits
PSY 202 Child Development 3
ED 215 Music, Art and Creative Movement in ECE 3
ED 217 Health and Family Issues 3
ED 233 Introduction to Early Childhood Education I 3
ED 234 Introduction to Early Childhood Education II 3
ED 297 Fieldwork Experience in Early Childhood Education 3