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Child Development Major (A.A.S.)

Program Overview

Prepares students to work with infants, toddlers and preschoolers in birth to age 5 settings.  The program includes knowledge of child development, developmentally approporate practice, and  curriculum development for young children.  Emphasis is placed on critical pedagogy and inclusive practices.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Prepares students to work in a variety of early learning settings such as childcare centers, private preschools, or Head Start programs.

Academic Catalog

The academic catalog provides additional information about curriculum and courses for this major.
Academic Catalog

Program Details

Associate in Applied Science


Administrative Contact

Dr. Sara Hartman, contact person