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Bachelor of Arts, Child Development Major (B.A.)

A. General Education Requirements
See GENERAL EDUCATION section of this catalog.

B. Required Major Courses
BIO 141 Nutrition through the Life Cycle
CD 213 Infant/Toddler: Care and Education
CD 223 Professional Partnerships in Early Childhood Education: Child, Family, School, and Community
PSY 240 Developmental Psychology
CD 241 Developmentally Appropriate Practice in Early Childhood Education
CD 326 Administration of Developmental Centers
CD 333 Math/Science Methods
CD 350 Play Theory and Aesthetics
CD 375 Language and Literacy in Early Childhood Education
CD 398 Assessment of Young Children
CD 399 Child Development Practicum
CD 420 The Exceptional Child in Early Childhood Education
CD 496 Senior Seminar
EDU/ENG 205 Children’s Literature

C. Minor
A minor is required.

D. Electives (as needed and appropriate to equal 128 credits)