Bachelor's Degree in Child Study Program
Child Study/Early Childhood Education is no longer available to incoming students.
Child Study program outcomes
Upon successful completion of the bachelor's degree in Child Study program, graduates will be able to:
- Create developmentally-appropriate learning environments and instruction that are based on knowledge of each child's strengths, interests, and needs and that enable each child to advance his or her learning.
- Create respectful, reciprocal relationships that acknowledge the complex characteristics of children's families and communities and support families' active and authentic engagement in their children's development and learning.
- Reflect on and analyze their practice to improve outcomes for all children.
- Design, implement, and evaluate developmentally-meaningful and challenging curriculum for all children based on early learning standards and high-quality resources.
- Apply the NAEYC Code of Ethical Conduct to their work with children, families, and other early childhood professionals.
- Locate and use appropriate professional resources and engage with professional organizations to inform and improve their practice.
- Advocate for children, families, and the early childhood profession.
- Communicate effectively and professionally orally and through writing.