Early Childhood Education Minor

Minor - Early Childhood Education

Phyllis J. Washington College of Education

Degree Specific Credits: 24

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2019-2020

Note: This minor can only be completed by individuals seeking K-8 elementary licensure or currently licensed elementary education teachers.


Required courses24
Total Hours24

Required Courses

Note: Students must take two semesters of EDU 397:

  1. Methods: PK-4 Early Numeracy and
  2. Methods: PK-3 Early Literacy.
Complete all of the following courses:
EDEC 408Early Childhood Principles and Practices3
EDEC 410Families, Communities, Culture3
EDEC 420Implementing Standards and Assessment in Play-Based Environments3
EDEC 430SocEmot Dvlpmnt in Yng Child3
EDEC 495EC Fieldwork/Practicum: Integrated Curriculum3
EDU 222Educational Psych Child Dev3
EDU 397Methods: Teaching & Assessing (two semesters)6
Total Hours24

Minimum Required Grade: C-