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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Early Childhood B.S.
Sub-plan: Early and Elementary Education
Sample Plan: Early and Elementary Education
Total Credits: 120.5
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
CI 1806 - College Algebra through Modeling : 3.0 cr : MATH
EDHD 1525W - CEHD First Year Experience : 4.0 cr : WI : Preferred Course
CPSY 2301 - Introduction to Child Psychology : 4.0 cr : SOCS
LE (Arts/Humanities) :3.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
LE (Civic Life and Ethics) :3.0 cr
Recommend CPSY 1334
LE (Writing Intensive - Lower Division) :4.0 cr
Recommend WRIT 1301
BIOL 1001 - Introductory Biology: Evolutionary and Ecological Perspectives : 4.0 cr : BIOL
AMIN 1003 - American Indians in Minnesota : 3.0 cr : HIS, DSJ
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
ESCI 1001 - Earth and Its Environments : 4.0 cr : PHYS, ENV
FSOS 1211 - An Interdisciplinary Look at the Family in Multicultural America : 4.0 cr : DSJ, SOCS
CPSY 4331 - Social and Personality Development : 3.0 cr
LE (Literature) :3.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
CI 1563 - Physics by Inquiry : 4.0 cr : PHYS
CPSY 5241 - Field Experience in Early Childhood Education : 3.0 cr
CI 3401W - Diversity in Children's Literature : 3.0 cr : WI
Elective :3.0 cr
CI 3001 - Engaged Arts Learning in Elementary Classrooms : 2.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
CI 3211 - Introduction to Elementary Teaching : 3.0 cr
CI 3212 - Field Experience: Elementary Teaching : 2.0 cr
CPSY 5253 - Facilitating Cognitive and Language Learning in Early Childhood Education : 3.0 cr
EPSY 5625 - Education of Infants, Toddlers, and Preschool Children with Disabilities: Introduction : 2.0 cr
CI 3610 - Linguistics for Teachers : 3.0 cr : SOCS
Elective :2.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
CPSY 5254 - Facilitating Creative and Motor Learning in Early Childhood Education : 2.0 cr
CPSY 4343 - Cognitive Development : 3.0 cr
CPSY 5252 - Facilitating Social and Emotional Learning in Early Childhood Education : 3.0 cr
EPSY 3119 - Learning, Cognition, and Assessment : 3.0 cr
KIN 3327 - Teaching Physical Education in the Elementary School : 2.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
CI 5413 - Foundations of Reading : 3.0 cr
CI 5414 - Working With Developing Readers : 2.0 cr
MTHE 3101 - Mathematics and Pedagogy for Elementary Teachers I : 3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
CPSY 5251W - Social and Philosophical Foundations of Early Childhood Education : 3.0 cr : WI
OLPD 5009 - Human Relations: Applied Skills for School and Society : 1.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 15.5 cr
CPSY 5281 - Student Teaching in Early Childhood Education : 6.0 cr
CI 5307 - Technology for Teaching and Learning : 1.5 cr
MTHE 3102 - Mathematics and Pedagogy for Elementary Teachers II : 3.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr