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Early Childhood Education Degree Suggested Schedule



ATA in Early Childhood Education

First Year

Second Year

* or EDUC& 202

** Students who do not receive an appropriate test score will require additional coursework to develop necessary skills for entry into class. (ENGL 170 can substitute for ENGL& 101). (BMT 111 can substitute for WMATH 100 with approval of dept. chair)

*** Electives (total of 4 to 8 credits) approved by Department Chair, include: ECED 140, 240, EDUC& 122, EDUC 246.

**** or NUTR& 101

***** or CMST& 210

****** Learning Community (5 to 10 credits) or 5 credits of General Education (culture, natural world or arts). Must be outside of technical area, approved by Department Chair. Suggested General Education courses include; PSYC& 100, 200, CMST& 220 and a Foreign Language (Spanish, ASL, etc.)

******* ECED& 120 may be taken any time during the second quarter of the two year process. A minimum of four credits of ECED& 120 must be completed.

******** or OFTEC 162

NOTE: Student schedule may vary based on entry point, credit load, and prerequisites. Consult with department chair or SVC counselor for scheduling options. Also see Education Paraprofessional (EDUC) for information on a related program. Includes required ATA courses.

AAS/T in Early Childhood Education

First Year

Second Year

* or EDUC& 202

** Students who do not receive an appropriate test score will require additional coursework to develop necessary skills for entry into class. (ENGL 170 can substitute for ENGL& 101)

*** or EDUC& 122 with department chair permission.

**** ENGL& 101 and ENGL 103 (or ENGL 104) need to be taken in an integrated format. Please contact the Department Chair for further details.

***** or PSYC& 200

****** Plus 2 PE activity credits (excludes PE 200, 204 and 205).

******* Accepted courses include ART 141, 142, 143, 144; BIOL& 100, 211, 213, BIOL 105, 133; EASC 102, 111, MUSIC 100, 121, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127; MUSC& 141, OCEA& 101, ASTR& 101, GEOL& 101, 110, 208; NASC 100. For a complete course list, please see the department chair.

NOTE: This transfer degree is accepted by City University, DeVry University, The Evergreen State College, EWU-Child Studies, Goddard College, Seattle Pacific University, University of Cincinnati-College of Education, University of Phoenix, and WSU-Human Development. This degree will be granted to SVC students completing with a 2.0 GPA.