Early Childhood Education Certificate

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Office: 145G Tech Edu Lab

Early Childhood Education Major

The Early Childhood Education certificate is designed for those who are working in childcare facilities and for other individuals interested in upgrading their child development skills.

Technical Standards

See here for details.

EDU 1000 Introduction to Education3
EDU 1114Integrated Curriculum in Early Childhood Education3
EDU 1040Phonics-Foundation of Literacy3
EDU 1050Introductory Child Development3
EDU 1080Classroom Management and Guidance3
EDU 1300Curriculum, Observation, and Assessment3
EDU 2010Emergent Literacy-Learning3
EDU 2020Literature for Children and Adolescents3
EDU 2030Individuals with Exceptionalities3
EDU 2040Administration and Health Management3
EDU 2130 Families, Communities and Schools3
EDU 2210Infant and Toddler Environments3
EDU 2991   Practicum2
EDU 2992Practicum Seminar2
Total Hours40

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The Early Childhood Education program is accredited by the:
Ohio Department of Higher Education
University System of Ohio
30 East Broad Street, 36th Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43215