Early Childhood Education

Advanced Early Childhood Education Certificate
30 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0069

Courses for a Certificate:

Credit Hours

ECE 102 Child Growth and Development

3

ECE 104 Introduction to Early Childhood Education

3

ECE 107 Observation and Assessment of the Young Child

3

ECE 108 Nutrition, Health and Safety for the Young Child

3

ECE 180 The Exceptional Child

3

ECE 270 Child, Family and Community Relations

3

EGL 101 Composition I

3

SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology

3

One course from the following:

3-4

 

MAT 125 General Education Mathematics (Recommended)

4

 

MAT 129 Foundations of Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II

3

 

MAT 131 Elementary Statistics (Recommended)

4


Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate:


30


Completion of this certificate can lead to obtaining the Illinois Gateways to Opportunity Early Care and Education Credential Level 3. Contact the Early Childhood Education chair for details.

Gainful Employment information: Advanced Early Childhood Education

Also see
Early Childhood Education Department
Careers in Early Childhood Education
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