May 24, 2018  
2017-2018 College Catalog 
    
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Degree Map: Child Development A.S., Early Childhood Education NSU Transfer Option


If you are a full-time student and follow this degree map, you can complete this associate degree in two years.  See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you.  To be recommended for the Associate in Science degree, you must achieve a grade point average of 2.0 as a minimum on all coursework attempted (minimum of 60 hours).

Note the Milestones below each semester.  Milestones are reminders of actions you should take during that semester to help keep you on track for degree completion. 

First Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
CHLD 2003 - Child Development in the Lifespan   3
CHLD 2032 - Early Field Experience in Teaching - Early Childhood   2
ENGL 1113 - Composition I   3
GEOG 2033 - World Regional Geography (S,I,H)   3
HIST 1483 - U.S. History 1492 to the Civil War Era  or HIST 1493 - U.S. History - Civil War Era to the Present   3
Total Credit Hours 14

Milestones

  • Complete a background check in the School of Child Development and Education office.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted.  See a financial aid counselor to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.

Second Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
BIOL 1114 - General Biology for Non-Majors (L)   4
CHLD 2233 - Physical Development and Creative Expression: Birth to Eight   3
ENGL 1213 - Composition II   3
MATH 1473 - Quantitative Reasoning (A)   3
POLS 1113 - American Federal Government   3
Total Credit Hours 16

Milestones

  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted.  See a financial aid counselor to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.

Third Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
BIOL 1383 - Nutrition   3
CHLD 2103 - Child Guidance   3
CHLD 2513 - Programming for Infants and Toddlers   (class has lab) 3
ENGL 2413 - Introduction to Literature (H)   3
PSYC 1113 - Introduction to Psychology (S)   3
Total Credit Hours 15

Milestone

  • Meet with an academic advisor for a graduation check.
  • Take the OGET.

Fourth Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
COMM 1113 - Public Speaking   3
CSCI 1203 - Computer Concepts and Applications   3
PHSC 1114 - General Physical Science (L,N)   4
SOCI 1113 - Introduction to Sociology (S)   3
Any Foreign Language 3
Total Credit Hours 16

Milestone

  • Meet with an academic advisor to file for graduation.
  • Take the OGET.

Transfer Information

This degree transfers to Northeastern State University (NSU) and the current transfer agreement  is provided here.  Work closely with an academic advisor each semester to make certain you are enrolled in the correct courses.  You are encouraged to begin a dialogue with your intended transfer school as early as possible. Early coordination between TCC academic advisors and the advisors from the selected four-year institution can streamline the transfer process. It is the student’s responsibility to ensure that he/she understands the program/admission/transfer requirements for the transfer school.