2017-18 Degree Plan

Family and Child Studies (Early Childhood Education and Development Concentration), BS

College of Education: Department of Individual, Family, and Community Education
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Term 1 Hours Towards Degree: 16 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
ENGL 110: Accelerated Composition or ENGL 111: Composition I and ENGL 112: Composition II or ENGL 113: Enhanced Composition 3 C
MATH 111 or MATH 101 and MATH 102 and MATH 103 or Elective 3 C
Foreign Language Core Course 3 C
Fine Arts Core Course 3 C
BIOL 110: Biology Non-Majors or BIOL 123: Biology for Health Related Sciences and Non-Majors 3 C
BIOL 112L: Biology Laboratory for Non-Majors or BIOL 124L: Biology for Health Related Sciences and Non-Majors Lab 1 C
  • If BIOL 110 is chosen BIOL 112L has to be taken. Similarly if BIOL 123 is chosen BIOL 124L has to be taken.
Term Hours: 16
Term 2 Hours Towards Degree: 31 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
NUTR 120: Nutrition for Health or NUTR 244: Human Nutrition 3 C
FCS 105: Introduction to Family and Child Studies 3 C
ENGL 120: Composition III 3 C
STAT 145: Introduction to Statistics or MATH 129: A Survey of Mathematics or MATH 215: Mathematics for Elementary and Middle School Teachers III 3 C
Physical and Natural Science Core Course 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 3 Hours Towards Degree: 46 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
FCS Concentration Curriculum Lower Division Requirement 3 C
FCS Concentration Curriculum Lower Division Requirement 3 C
Writing and Speaking Core Course 3 C
Humanities Core Course 3 C
Social and Behavioral Science Core Course 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 4 Hours Towards Degree: 61 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
FCS Concentration Curriculum Lower Division Requirement 3 C
FCS Concentration Curriculum Lower Division Requirement 3 C
FCS 305: Research and Evaluation in Family and Child Studies 3 C
Humanities Core Course 3 C
Social and Behavioral Science Core Course 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 5 Hours Towards Degree: 76 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
FCS Concentration Core Curriculum Upper Division Requirement 3 C
FCS Concentration Core Curriculum Upper Division Requirement 3 C
FCS Electives Upper Division Requirement 3 C
FCS Electives Upper Division Requirement 3 C
FCS Electives Upper Division Requirement 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 6 Hours Towards Degree: 91 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
FCS Concentration Core Curriculum Upper Division Requirement 3 C
FCS Concentration Core Curriculum Upper Division Requirement 3 C
FCS Electives Upper Division Requirement 3 C
FCS Electives Upper Division Requirement 3 C
Elective 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 7 Hours Towards Degree: 106 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
FCS Concentration Core Curriculum Upper Division Requirement 3 C
FCS Concentration Core Curriculum Upper Division Requirement 3 C
FCS Electives Upper Division Requirement 3 C
FCS Electives Upper Division Requirement 3 C
Elective 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 8 Hours Towards Degree: 120 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
FCS Concentration Core Curriculum Upper Division Requirement 3 C
FCS Electives Upper Division Requirement 3 C
FCS 481: Public Policy and Advocacy in Family and Child Studies 3 C
FCS 484: The Sociocultural Context of Families 3 C
Elective 2 C
Term Hours: 14
Degree Plan Notes
  • Keep in mind that minimum grades on road map are for individual coursework only. Students must maintain a minimum of a 2.5 cumulative GPA for admission and 2.0 cumulative GPA for graduation from the College of Education.

  • MATH 111 or MATH 101 and MATH 102 and MATH 103 or Elective s
    MATH 101: Intermediate Algebra Part I
    MATH 102: Intermediate Algebra Part II
    MATH 103: Intermediate Algebra Part III
    MATH 111: Math El Sch Tchr I