2021-2022 College Catalog 
    Feb 05, 2023  
2021-2022 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Childhood Education, B.A.

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Bachelor of Arts in Childhood Education

The B.A. Program in Childhood Education provides course offerings that emphasize the Liberal Arts, including a concentration in a specific Liberal Arts area. Concentration options include English, Mathematics, Science and Social Science.

Candidates in this program may pursue professional courses, field experiences, and clinical practice placements to meet New York State academic requirements for initial certification to teach at the childhood level (Grades 1 to 6).

The B.A. Degree in Childhood Education requires completion of 120 credits. The 120 credits of the program are distributed as follows:

B.A. - Childhood Education
HEGIS Code: 0802.00
CIP Code: 13.1202

Fixed/Required Core

Mathematics and Quantitative Reasoning

Total Credits: 12

Total Credits: 12

Major Requirements and Electives


Math Concentration

Candidates must take all of the following courses:

Science Concentration

Candidates must take all of the following courses:

Social Science Concentration

Total Credits: 21

Grand Total Credits: 120

“Students must complete 30 or more credits as part of an associate program before admission to this program. As a result, only 9 College Option credits are required. This program has a waiver to specify courses students must take in the College Option.”

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