Minor in Early Childhood Special Education

The Minor in Early Childhood Special Education provides candidates with the knowledge of intervention strategies and learning environments that support the development of young children with disabilities in the birth to age 5 range.

Students majoring in another subject who wish to minor in early childhood special education must complete the following requirements.

EDEC A303Young Children in Inclusive Settings3
EDSE A212Human Development and Learning3
EDSE A422YStrategies: Infants & Toddler Special Education3
EDSE A474Special Children from Birth Through Five3
EDSE A482Inclusive Classrooms for All Children3
EDSE A490Selected Topics: Early Childhood Special Education3
Total Credits18

A total of 18 credits are required for the minor. 

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the program students will be able to:

  1. Design learning environments that promote child development.
  2. Develop intervention practices which consider the individual learning needs of the child.
  3. Evaluate outcomes of intervention and use the information to modify intervention.