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BS in Childhood Education

Program Plans: 

The program plans indicate admission and course requirements for each specific degree. For Childhood Education, there are six concentrations. Separate program plans for Dual Certification (Early Childhood and Childhood Education) are listed. In addition, there are requirements for New York State Initial Teaching Certification.

Worksheets for BS In Childhood Education (Grades 1-6)
College Core 46
Education 41
Concentration 30
Liberal Arts and Science Co-requisites 9 - 18
Total 120

Please see content area websites for information on their upper level courses: BiologyEnglish, MathematicsSocial Studies and Spanish.

Co-requisites for the Major
Course Number
Course Name
Credits
MTH 153 Mathematics for Education
3
PSY 212 Child Psychology
3

Departmental Courses required for the Major
Course Number
Course Name
Credits
EDU 201 Principles and Procedures of Education
3
EDU 202 Foundational Theory
3
EDU 210 Introduction to Special Education
3
EDU 250 Introductory Field Experience
1
EDU 350 Field Experience II
1
EDU 370 Language and Literacy Acquisition Development in Children (Birth-Grade 6)
3
EDU 373 Instruction and Assessment Strategies for Learning Mathematics for All Children
3
EDU 380 Constructing Literacy Portfolios for Effective Teaching
3
EDU 382 An Integrated Approach to Teaching the Language Arts
3
EDU 383 Instruction and Assessment to Teaching Social Studies to All Children
3
EDU 384 Instruction and Assessment for Teaching Science in Inclusive Classrooms
3
EDU 466 Capstone: Observation and Student Teaching at the Childhood Level
9

Total credits required for this major: 44