The Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education Program is designed to provide students an understanding of the cognitive, physical, social and emotional development for working with young children. Opportunities to apply this knowledge in practical experiences are incorporated in the curriculum. Curriculum topics include, but are not limited, to developmental ages and stages, health and safety, curriculum planning, assessment and family involvement. Employment opportunities are available in public and private preschools, early care educational settings, early intervention programs, Head Start, hospitals, campus child development centers, rehabilitation clinics and recreation centers.
Total Credits Required
Students should contact the nearest Kentucky Community and Technical College System's community college.
Specific Technology Requirements
PC computer using Windows 98 or higher or Macintosh/Apple computer using OS 8.0 or higher.
Internet access is required.
E-mail account required.
Many times, courses will have accompanying documentation in Microsoft Word or PowerPoint format. If your computer does not have Microsoft Office, you will need Word or PowerPoint viewers. An Internet browser such as Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher (PC only), Netscape Navigator 7.1 or higher, or Firefox 1.0 or higher (all Platforms).