BA or BS in Interdisciplinary Studies: Early Childhood Education
If you want to work with preschool and primary school-aged
children but plan to enter an occupation that requires a broad general
education, this interdisciplinary degree in early childhood education is for
Join our small
class sizes, where you are guaranteed to receive the individual attention you
need. For this degree, you are not required to complete student teaching.
To earn the Interdisciplinary Studies degree, you must complete
at least 120 units of course work:
- at least 35 units of liberal studies requirements
- at least 57-68 units of major requirements for
the BA—or at least 60-67 units of major requirements for the BS. This includes:
specialization (21 units)
a concentration, or certificate (15 units)
Interdisciplinary Studies requirements (21-25 units)
BA carries a language proficiency requirement
BS carries a science requirement
- elective courses, if needed, to reach an overall
total of at least 120 units
This degree does not result in teacher certification.
See the academic catalog for full details on this degree,
including a course listing and emphasis requirements.