Early Childhood Education

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Department Chair:
Judy Gump
Cornerstone 163C
(970) 339-6298
judy.gump@aims.edu

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Degrees & Certificates

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Associate of Arts

Associate of General Studies

Associate of Applied Science

Certificate

Comparison: Aims Degrees in Early Childhood Education

  Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S) Associate of Arts Degree Statewide Articulation Agreement (A.A. L.A. ECE) Associate of General Studies, ECE Special Education Track (AGS)
With this degree, do I meet child care licensing requirements for Infant-Toddler Teacher?

Yes
meets educational requirements




experience requirements:

Provides 270 of the 910 hours

No
1 additional course required




experience requirements:

Provides 30 of the 910 hours

Yes
meets education requirements for teacher but not Infant/Toddler supervisor


experience requirements:

Provides 60 of the 910 hours

With this degree do I meet child care licensing requirements for Early Childhood Teacher?

Yes
meets educational requirements



experience requirements:

Provides 270 of the 910 hours

Yes
meets educational requirements



experience requirements:

Provides 30 of the 910 hours

Yes
meets education requirements



experience requirements:

Provides 60 of the 910 hours.

With this degree do I meet Colorado child care licensing requirements for center director?

Yes
meets educational requirements





experience requirements:

Provides 270-330 of the 1820 hours required

No
15 additional ECE credits needed, all of which are accepted into UNC ECE degree



experience requirements:

Provides 30 of the 1820 hours required

No
12 additional ECE credits needed





experience requirements:

Provides 60 of the 1820 hours required

# of ECE credits/General Education credits

45 /15

21/39
15 additional ECE credits, 5 specific courses, will transfer to UNC as electives

22/38

Transfers

30 ECE credits and 15 Gen Ed credits will transfer to UNC ECE teacher licensure Birth-Grade 3, and, to UNC ECE generalist degree

Degree transfers to UNC ECE teacher licensure Birth-Grade 3, and, to UNC ECE generalist degree

Degree transfers to UNC Special Education: ECE program and teacher licensure Birth-Grade 3.