Child Development, Minor
Minor in Child Development (H40207M)
The following information has official approval of The Department of Child & Family Development and The College of Health Professions, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this minor is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.
The following courses constitute a “Minor in Child Development” and must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 overall for the minor to be noted on the student’s record. A minor in Child Development may only be awarded at the time a student receives a baccalaureate degree. Please refer to the University Requirements for Minor Areas of Study for specific graduation information regarding minors.
|Select 12 credits of the following (a minimum of six credits must be at 300/400 level):||12|
|Fatherhood: Parent Role|
|Theory & Guidance of Play|
|Early Childhood Curriculum Methods|
|American Families in Poverty|
|Middle Childhood and Adolescence|
|Culture, Ethnicity & Family|
|Organization & Supervision of Child Care Centers|
For the elective courses, 9 of the 12 elective credits must be courses not required in the student's major program.