Mar 20, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog and Student Handbook 
2017-2018 Catalog and Student Handbook

Early Childhood Education (A.A.S.)

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National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Accreditation of Early Childhood Higher Education Programs

The A.A.S in Early Childhood Education prepares the student for a career in child care and early education. The program includes both educational theory and the practical application of learning. Graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills to deliver appropriate programming for young children (birth through age 8) and their families.

General Education Requirements

Note: All courses must be from the Approved Courses for General Education  courses for each category listed in the General Education section of this catalog.




Total Credit Hours: 64

For Further Information

Mitzi Neeley, Coordinator
Early Childhood Education
Telephone: 423.354.2550


Dr. Xiaoping Wang
Dean, Behavioral and Social Sciences Division
Telephone: 423.354.2552

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