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OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2015-16 
    
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2015-16 [Archived Catalog]

Child Development Major (A.A.S.)


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Major code AA1106

Patton College of Education
Department of Teacher Education
Lindley Hall
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.597.2198
Fax: 740.593.0477
http://www.cehs.ohio.edu/academics/teacher-preparation/department-of-teacher-education/index.cfm

Frans Doppen, contact person
doppen@ohio.edu

Program Overview

Prepares students to work with infants, toddlers and preschoolers. It includes basic child development knowledge and knowledge of child guidance and management and  curriculum development for young children.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Prepares students to work in center based preschools such as Head Start.

Requirements

Major Hour Requirments


The child development major requires a minimum of 60 hours.

Tier II Requirements


Complete the following courses, for a minimum of 21 semester credit hours:

  • At least one Tier II Cross-Cultural Perspectives course
  • At least one Tier II Fine Arts course
  • At least one Tier II Humanities and Literature course
  • At least one Tier II Natural Sciences course (Science with a Lab) Credit Hours: 4

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