All early childhood education option students must meet the requirements of the Elementary Education K-8 curriculum, with these additions:
|EDEC 160||Early Childhood Development||3|
|EDEC 108||Introduction to Early Childhood Education||2|
|EDEC 350||Play and Learning in Early Childhood||3|
|EDEC 385||Integrated Curriculum Early Childhood Education||3|
|HDFS 263||Relationships and Fam Systems||3|
All courses in this option must be completed with a grade of C or better and with a minimum option GPA of 2.75. Students choosing this option voluntarily select a program that requires additional coursework beyond the 120 credits required for a standard four-year degree. This option does not lead to additional licensure.