Jun 19, 2024  
2023 - 2024 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    
2023 - 2024 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

Early Childhood Education (Non-licensure), BS


MAJOR CODE: 3585

The Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education (BS ECE) is fully online and allows students who complete the AAS in Early Childhood Education at UAFS or an Arkansas two-year institution to move seamlessly to the completion of the BS ECE. Note: the awarded BS ECE does not lead to teacher licensure.

Freshman Year Fall Semester - 16 Hours


Freshman Year Spring Semester - 15 Hours


Sophomore Year Fall Semester - 16 Hours


Sophomore Year Spring Semester - 13 Hours


Junior Year Fall Semester - 16 Hours


  • Credit Hours: 3 2
  • Fine Arts/Humanities/Social Sciences requirement Credit Hours: 3 1
  • Fine Arts/Humanities/Social Sciences requirement Credit Hours: 3 1
  • Lab Science requirement Credit Hours: 4 1
  • Elective Credit Hours: 3 5

Junior Year Spring Semester - 15 Hours


Senior Year Fall Semester - 14 Hours


Senior Year Spring Semester - 15 Hours


120 Total Hours


At least 40 hours must be upper level.

Notes

  1. General Education Core Requirements, see General Education Core requirements  section of this catalog for courses that meet these requirements.
  2. These courses are used to determine major GPA. see Graduation Requirements section of this catalog.
  3. Requires admission to School of Education non-licensure track.
  4. Prior to graduation students must demonstrate competency in financial literacy by satisfactory completion of FIN 1521  (or an approved substitution) with a grade of C or better, or by a score of 70% or more on a challenge exam for FIN 1521 .
  5. Electives, 18 hours. At least 15 hours must be upper-level (3000-4000) courses to ensure completion of 40 upper-level hours.