Child and Social Development

The Bachelor of Science in Child and Social Development is a non-certification program offering courses that prepare graduates for careers in civic, social, or religious organizations; hospitals or non-profit organizations; or family and community services.

Admission Requirements

General university admission requirements

Curriculum
COURSES FOR THE MAJOR

CMS 303 lntercultural Foundations (WI)
EN 331 Techniques of Grammar
KIN 134 Faith-Based Fitness
KIN 212 Personal & Community Hygiene
TE 100 Writing & Oral Communications
TE 300 Working with Parents
TE 314 Books for Children and Youth
TE 318 Observing & Recording Child Behavior
TE 320 Storytelling, Puppetry, & Creat. Child.
TE 409 Problems in Education
TE 498 Studies in Selected Topics


Minor: Teaching English as a Second Language (ESL)

TE 372 -lntroduction to Teaching ESL FA
TE 373 -ESL Resources
TE 374 -Administration & the Law
TE 375 -ESL Curriculum Development
TE 376 -Methods of Teaching ESL
TE 377 -Practicum in ESL

 

Minor: Education

TE 201 -Foundations of Education
TE 301/PSY 301 -Human Growth & Development
TE 304 -Intro. to Exceptional Children
TE 406 -Early Childhood Curr.
TE 410 -Development Appropriate Practices in ECE
Advisor Approved TE Course (300/400 Level)

 

Total Major Hours: 77

Grand Total Hours: 123-124

Tuition & Fees
Based on Fall Semester Spring Semester Total Annual
Tuition (12-17 hours) $10,100 $10,100 $20,200
Comprehensive Fees $600 $600 $1,200
*Room & Board (see below) $4,800 $4,800 $9,600
Estimated Total (Commuter) $10,700 $10,700 $21,400
Estimated Total (On Campus) $15,500 $15,500 $31,000
Room & Board Fall Semester Spring Semester Total Annual
Board $2,100 $2,100 $4,200
Room Options:
Avery Woods, The Parks $2,400 $2,400 $4,800
Arendall, Bedsole, Ingram Halls $2,400 $2,400 $4,800
Faulkner, Samford Halls $2,700 $2,700 $5,400
The Timbers $2,950 $2,950 $5,900
Private Room Charge (based on availability) $500 $500 $1,000

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See full 2016-2017 Tuition & Fees.