May 10, 2021  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

Child Development, B.S.

This degree is appropriate for individuals wishing to work in childcare agencies and/or social services agencies that cater to the growth and development of children or students wishing to pursue graduate studies in psychology or education. Students will receive a grounding in psychology courses that will provide an understanding of theory and practices related to working with children and adolescents. They will also receive basic instruction in educational courses to provide them with an understanding of the psychosocial and physical development of children.

Required Courses

Total Credits Required: 39

Total Credits Required: 66

Approved Electives: 15 Credits

  • Approved - Elective Credit(s): 15

Preparatory Core 1

Total Credits Required: 120