Early Childhood Education Diploma Option Courses

Award: Diploma
Required number of credits: 30
Program Start: Fall, Spring

2019–2020 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.

When registering for classes refer to your Academic Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Semester 1
ECE-103 Introduction to Early Childhood Education 3 $642.50
ECE-158 Early Childhood Curriculum I 3 $586.50
ECE-170 Child Growth and Development 3 $586.50
ECE-221 Infant/Toddler Care and Education 3 $586.50
ENG-105 Composition I -OR- O E 3 $586.50
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3 $586.50
Total Credits 15

Semester 2
ECE-133 Child Health, Safety, and Nutrition 3 $676.50
ECE-159 Early Childhood Curriculum II 3 $586.50
ECE-243 Early Childhood Guidance 3 $586.50
ECE-274 Field Experience I 2 $411.00
ECE-944 Field Experience Seminar I 1 $195.50
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $586.50
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- O E 3 $586.50
MAT-121 College Algebra -OR- 4 $782.00
Math Elective 3
Total Credits 15

Math Electives
MAT-128 Precalculus 4 $782.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $586.50
MAT-156 Statistics O E 3 $586.50
MAT-210 Calculus I 4 $782.00
MAT-216 Calculus II 4 $782.00
MAT-219 Calculus III 4 $782.00

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Student Success Specialist

Lisa Wright
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Program Advisors

Jane Even
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Emily Knutson
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Administrative Assistant

Communications, Humanities, Education, Social Sciences, and Arts

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