This is a model four-year graduation plan. Your path to graduation may vary slightly based on factors such as college credit you earned while in high school, your choice of general education electives and placement in English and mathematics.
The early childhood education degree program can be completed in eight semesters and one or two summers.
Check out the course rotation before scheduling your classes.
GPA requirements include at least a 2.50 GPA on all courses attempted at all colleges attended; at least a 2.50 GPA in the certificate subject area (major field of study); at least a 2.50 GPA in any additional certificate subject area; at least a 2.50 GPA in the professional educational courses; and no grade lower than a C in all professional education courses.
EDC 350, ECE 301, ECE 302, ECE 303, RDG 318, ECE 401, ECE 402, RDG 420, and RDG 421 require admission to the Teacher Education Program.
During the seventh semester a student must take the PRAXIS II exam.
During the eighth semester, student teaching meetings are held each January for the coming academic year. Attendance is required. A passing score on the PRAXIS exam is a prerequisite for student teaching if admitted to Teacher Ed. fall 2003 or after.