Early Childhood

The Minor in Early Childhood Studies offers a broad course of study in early childhood history, theory, child development, teaching, programming, and the importance of high quality early care and education experiences, with a focus on children from infancy to age five. Students can select specific courses based on their area of interest.

  • Students will complete 18 credits from the categories below. Please be sure to review full course descriptions for pre-and corequisites.    
  • Nine credits must be upper-level [300 or 400] courses.
  • Nine credit hours must not be required courses in the student’s major program.

Christina Martin
Early Childhood Studies Minor Coordinator