Southwest Minnesota State University
1501 State St.
Marshall, MN 56258

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Program locations

This program is offered at the following locations:

Alexandria Technical and Community College
56308

Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical, Red Wing
55066

Dakota County Technical College
55068

Hennepin Technical College, Brooklyn Park
55445

Hennepin Technical College, Eden Prairie
55347

Minnesota West Community and Technical College, Granite Falls
56241

Southwest Minnesota State University
56258

Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Detroit Lakes
56501

St. Cloud Technical and Community College
56303

Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Wadena
56482

Ridgewater College, Hutchinson
55350

Ridgewater College, Willmar
56201

Pine Technical College
55063

 



Early Childhood Education

Southwest Minnesota State University

Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Science
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

This major is a multi-disciplinary study of developmentally-appropriate education for children from birth to age five. Study topics include societal issues affecting very young children, the psychology of the young child, theories of child growth and development, language development, early childhood curriculum, and parent education. Throughout the major, students will have many opportunities to demonstrate knowledge and skills in early childhood education settings.

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