What can you do after graduation?
- Elementary school teacher
- Christian education teacher
- Preschool teacher
- Children’s minister
- Educational consultant
Earning your early childhood education degree will prepare you to teach children in preschool through sixth grade. You will study a broad range of subjects, from reading and science to music and math.
You also will learn how to manage a classroom, how to build positive relationships with children, and how to help them develop interpersonal skills. Before you even begin student teaching, you will have more than 200 hours of experience in classrooms.
University Requirements: 56 credit hours + Major Requirements: 70 credit hours + Electives: 2 credit hours = Total Required: 128 credit hours*
*Based on track selection
Literature for children
Elementary management and methods
Early language and literacy
Teaching students with special needs
Early Action: November 1st
Regular: February 1st
National Candidates: May 1st