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St. Philip's College Library

MLK Campus: 210-486-2330
Location: Center for Learning Resources (CLR)

SWC Campus: 210-486-7023
Location: Building 1-C123

    St. Philip's College
  Jul 22, 2018
St. Philip's College Schedule/Catalog 2015-2016 
St. Philip’s College Schedule/Catalog 2015-2016 [Archived Catalog]

Early Childhood and Family Studies, A.A.S.

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This program is designed to prepare students for a variety of careers in the field of early care and education.  Careers that focous on working with young children and their families.  The AAS degree may transfer credits to other BAAS, BA or BS degrees.  Students will be required to complete and clear a background check and drug screening for practicum experiences.  Students enrolled in practicum experiences must complete no less than 20 hours per week at an early childhood/community setting (paid or volunteer) approved by the program.

Early Childhood Studies, A.A.S.

Total Credit Hours Required: 60

First Year

Second Year


Important Notices:

  •  Note: *TECA courses that require sixteen (16) hours of field experience
  • Student can do concurrent enrollment in developmental course prerequisites along with early childhood courses (CDEC/TECA).
  • Student must complete practicum expereinces.
  • Students are advised to complete academic core and/or electives during summer or flex semesters.
  • Student may contact the advisor or Program about transfer of CDA credits and/or Experiential credit (i.e. credit for work experience).

CIP Code: 17.0706

Major Code: ECST

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