Early Childhood Studies, BS (Accelerated)

The BS in the Early Childhood Studies major, a degree completion program, is a great option whether you are interested in becoming or are already working as an early childhood professional. Required observation hours offer you exposure to and experience in various preschool settings, and are a required component for several courses. Please note: The early childhood studies program does NOT lead to any teacher certification.

Degree Requirements Request InformationMeet Spring 2020 Graduate, Lyn Weis

Program Learning Outcomes

After completing this program graduates will be proficient in:

  • Promoting child development and learning
  • Building family and community relationships
  • Observing, documenting, and assessing to support young children and families
  • Teaching and learning
  • Becoming a professional


Headstarts, Preschool

Program Overview

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