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Childhood Development

Requirements for the Minor

Psychology and Required Supporting Courses:

EDU 231 Educational Psychology
EDU 562 Early Childhood PreK-4 Education Field Experience (2 credits)
ELL 206 English Language Learners (3 credits)
PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology
PSY 281 Principles of Learning and Memory
PSY 431 Abnormal Child Development

Plus, one of the following:

PSY 221 Childhood and Adolescence
PSY 225 Lifespan Development

Plus, one of the following:

SED 201 Foundations of Special Education
PSY 401 Abnormal Psychology


What can you do with a Childhood Development degree?

Imagine yourself as an elementary teacher, a guidance counselor, a child and youth services specialist, a preschool teacher, or a social worker.