Degree Plan: MS in Early Childhood and Family Development Online

This is a sample course sequence. Your course sequence may differ based upon your individual needs as determined by you and your advisor.

First semester

CoursesHours
Total hours7
CFD 701 Orientation to Early Childhood and Family Development 1
ECE 725 Inquiry in Early Childhood and Family Development 3
CFD 662 Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect 3

Second semester

CoursesHours
Total hours9
SFR 780 Educational Research Methodology 3
ECE 726 Programming and Policy Issues for Early Childhood Settings 3
ECE 727 Children and Families in a Diverse Society 3

Third semester

CoursesHours
Total hours7
ECE 771 Proposal Development 1
CFD 750 Advanced Human Development Studies 3
ECE 728 The Educational Role of Play 3

Fourth semester

CoursesHours
Total hours9
ECE 762 Seminar in Early Childhood and Family Development 3
ECE 730 Family Literacy 3
CFD 632 Family Advocacy 3