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FACS Early Childhood Education Associate Degree


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Family and Consumer Sciences

1906 College Heights Blvd #11037

Bowling Green, KY  42101-1037

270-745-4352 (phone)

270-745-3999 (fax) (e-mail)

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Interested in furthering your education in Child Studies?


HMD  211 Human Nutrition

FACS 180 Foundations in FCS

FACS 191 Child Development

FACS 192 Working with Young Children and Families

FACS 198 Guidance & Prob. Solving Approaches for Young Children

FACS 292 Diversity in Early childhood Programs

FACS 294 Assessment of Young Children

FACS 295 Curriculum Development for Infant and Toddlers

FACS 296 Curriculum Development for Preschool and Kindergarten Children

FACS 297 Family, Community and Early Childhood Programs

FACS 299 Administration of Early Childhood Programs

FACS 311 Family Relations

FACS 313 Practicum

SFTY 171 Safety and First Aid

SWK 101 Foundations of Human Services

LME 318 Children's Literature

COMM 145 Fundamentals of Public Speaking

PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology

ENG 100 Freshman English

ENG 200 Introduction to Literature

MATH 109 General Mathematics

PH 100 Personal Health

Note: A Grade of "C" or better is required in all courses in the major.

For more information, please contact the department by phone (270-745-4352) or by e-mail (

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 Last Modified 10/14/14