Early Childhood/Early Childhood Special Education

Interdisciplinary Studies Early Childhood (IDEC)

B.S. in IDEC
M.S. in Education with IDEC Concentration

Courses in bold/italics offered one time per year and must be taken in the semester indicated.

FRESHMAN YEAR

 
Fall Semester (15 Credits) Spring Semester (16 Credits)
CORE 101 CORE 102
MATH 121 (Univ. B) MATH 122 (rec) (Col. B)
HIST 111 (Col. A) HIST 101 or 102 (Univ. B)
VPA (Univ. B) BIOL 103 or 104 or 105 (rec) (Univ. B)
ECON 105 or 106 (Univ. B) POSC 120 (req)
TAKE PRAXIS CORE AND VCLA (licensure assessments) TAKE PRAXIS II (licensure assessments)

SOPHOMORE YEAR

 
Fall Semester (15 Credits) Spring Semester (16 Credits)
CORE 201 CORE 202
ENGL Literature (rec) (Col. B)  Science for Core (PHSC 350 rec)
MATH (Math 312 rec) (IDS Core)   EDUC 310 (Science: concent.)
HUMD 300 (IDS Core) Humanities/Core ENGL 463/424 (rec)
HIST 112 (IDS Core) GEOG 101/102/140/280 (Col. A)

JUNIOR YEAR

 
Fall Semester (16 Credits) Spring Semester (16 Credits)
EDEC 321 (Ea Dev & Lrn: IT)     EDEC 322 (Ea Dev & Lrn: PP)    
EDSP 445 (Adapt Arith) EDEC 323 (Lang Art/Lit Yng Ch)    
EDSP 439 (Med & Neuro Aspects) EDSP 436 (Teacing I, T, and P)
EDSP 360 (IDS Core) EDSP 438 (Program Mgt in ECSE) 
Elective EDSP 363 (Lang. Dev. & Disorders)
PASS PRAXIS CORE, II AND VCLA  

SENIOR YEAR - OPTION 1

 
Fall Semester (15 Credits) Spring Semester (15 Credits)
EDEC 430 (ECE Practicum)        EDSP 440 (EI Practicum)
EDEC 425 (C & I for ECE)     EDSP 437 (ECSE Assessment)    
EDSP 462 (Proactive Behav Mgmt)     EDSP 400/500 (EC Foundations)   
EDRD 413 (Ea Lit and Lrn)     EDSP 451 (Collaborative Skills) 
PASS RVE (licensure assessment) EDET 454 (Tech Diff Lrnrs)    

SENIOR YEAR - OPTION 2

 
Fall Semester (15 credits) Spring Semester (15 credits)
EDSP 440 (EI Practicum) EDEC 430 (ECE Practicum)
EDSP 437 (ECSE Assessment) EDEC 425 (C & I for ECE)
EDSP 462 (Proactive Behav Mgmt) EDEC 400/500 (EC Foundations)
EDRD 413 (Ea Lit and Lrn) EDSP 451 (Collaborative Skills)
EDET 454 (Tec diff lrnrs)  
PASS RVE (licensure assessment)

B.S. in Liberal Studies= 121 (licensure)-124 (non-licensure) credit hours

M.S. in Education (fifth year)

Summer after B.S. graduation (12 credits)

  • EDEF 605 (Research) 
  • EDEF 607 (Foundation)
  • EDET 620 (Technology in Education)
  • EDUC 670 (Multicult. Ed)

Fall Semester (15 credits)

  • EDSP 750 (EDSP Student Teaching) 
  • EDSP 670 (Positive Behav Sup)     

Spring Semester (15 credits)

  • EDEC 750 (EDEC student teaching) 
  • EDRD 688 (graduate reading course)    


M.S. in Education (42 credit hours & Dual Licensure: Prek-3rd Grade & ECSE)