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

Go to information for Early Childhood Education.

Associate of Arts

Associate of General Studies

Associate of Applied Science

Certificate

Comparison: Aims Degrees in Early Childhood Education

 

A.A.S

A.A. L.A.  ECE

With this degree do I meet child care licensing requirements for Infant-Toddler Lead Teacher?

Education Requirements: Yes

Education Requirements:  No
( 1 additional course required)

Experience requirements:
Provides 270 of the 910 hours

Experience requirements:
Provides 30 of the 910 hours

With this degree do I meet child care licensing requirements for Preschool Lead Teacher?

Education Requirements: Yes

Education Requirements:  Yes

Experience requirements:
Provides 270 of the 910 hours

Experience requirements:
Provides 30 of the 910 hours

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

Education Requirements:  Yes

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

Experience requirements:
Provides 270-330 of the 1820 hours required

Experience requirements:
Provides 30 of the 1820 hours required

# of ECE credits/Gen Ed credits

45 /15

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

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