Degree AA in ECE for Transfer

Course Number

Course Name

Units

ECE 150

Observational Studies

3

ECE 152

Introduction to Curriculum

3

ECE 153

Child, Family and Community

3

ECE 157

Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children

3

ECE 158

Practicum

3

ECE 159

Health, Safety and Nutrition

3

ECE 160

Teaching in a Diverse Society

3

ECE 162

Child Growth and Development

3

ECE 051
OR ECE 055

Administration of Programs for Young Children OR Supervisions:  Parent/Staff Relations

3

ECE 080

Pediatric First Aid/CPR

.5

ECE 098

Succeeding in an ECE Career

1.5

ECE 154

Creative Activities for Children

3

ECE electives

Courses selected from elective list in catalog

4

Total Required ECE units

36

To earn an Associate in Arts in Early Childhood Education:

  1. Complete ECE requirements and electives as outlined above.
  2. Complete FRC General Education requirements, or CSU General Education Breadth, or IGETC requirements. If you plan to transfer to Southern Oregon University (online Bachelors Program in ECE), you must take the CSU or IGETC pattern.
  3. Complete additional elective courses when major units plus GE units total is less than sixty (60) units.

A.S. in ECE for Transfer

Course Number

Course Name

Units

ECE 150

Observational Studies

3

ECE 152

Introduction to Curriculum

3

ECE 153

Child, Family and Community

3

ECE 157

Principles and Practices of Teaching Young Children

3

ECE 158

Practicum

3

ECE 159

Health, Safety and Nutrition

3

ECE 160

Teaching in a Diverse Society

3

Total Required ECE units

24

To earn an Associate in Science in Early Childhood Education for Transfer:

  1. Complete Major Core Requirements as outlined above with a grade of C or better.
  2. Complete CSU General Education Breadth or IGETC requirements to total sixty units.
  3. Maintain a minimum GPA 2.0 for all transferable courses.
  4. ECE 153 and ECE 162 may be double counted for the major and general education requirement