The Early Childhood Education component of this department prepares students to provide exemplary care and education to young children by being reflective caregivers:

  • who will make a positive impact on the quality of care
  • who will respect the uniqueness of each child
  • who are a support to a child with the context of family and community
  • who honor and are sensitive to cultural diversity
  • who, as a part of a larger learning community, understand the importance of continuous professional growth
  • who understand the value and importance of collaborating and advocating with professionals and peers

Program Student Learning Outcomes:
Students who complete the program will be able to  be successfully employed in the field and technically proficient.