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Curriculum

First Semester – 13 credits
CourseCredits
UNI 100 First-Year Seminar1 cr.
ENG 101 English Composition I3 crs.
PSY 216 Child Psychology: Birth to Age 43 crs.
GEO/POS/ECO 102 Social Science Courses               3 crs.
MAT 120 Elementary Topics in Math I3 crs.
General Education Course3 crs.

Second Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
British or American Literature Course3 crs.
PSY 217 Child Psychology: Ages 5 to 93 crs.
MAT 130 Elementary Topics in Math II 3 crs. 
General Education Courses  6 crs 


Third Semester – 15 credits

CourseCredits
ELE 200 Introduction to Pre-K-Grade 4 Education
3 crs.
ELE 220 Instruction and Assessment in Pre-K 3ccrs.
HSC 250 Health and Physical Education Methods for Pre-K to 4th Grade
3 crs.
General Education Courses 6 crs.

Fourth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
ESP 210 Special Education Foundations and Collaborations3 crs.
ELE 300 Emerging Literacy3 crs.
ELE 310 Teaching Math and Science Pre-K3 crs.
ELE 410 Field Experience Pre-K 3 crs.
General Education Course3 crs.

Note: Prerequisites for all ELE 300 -level courses are ELE 200 and 220.

Note: Courses in bold are scheduled together and must be taken at the same time.

Note: Grades of C-or lower in math, English, ELE and ESP courses must be repeated.

Note: Pennsylvania Act 34, 24, 151 and 114 clearances must be on file in the associate dean's office by July 15.