Apr 13, 2024  
2023-2024 University of Wyoming Catalog 
    
2023-2024 University of Wyoming Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Human Development and Family Science (B.S.) - Professional Child Development Concentration


Prepares students for teaching and administrative positions in early childhood development and care.

Program Information


The Professional Child Development concentration is offered by online delivery only. Students must complete three courses (listed below) prior to entry.

University Studies Program


This degree requires that The University Studies Program 2015  requirements are met before graduation. Some of the courses required for this major fulfill USP requirements, but not all. Students should check their degree evaluations and consult with their assigned academic advisor to discuss their specific course plan.

FCSC Core Elective in Design, Merchandising and Textiles


Grade of C or above required.

Complete one of the following

FCSC Core Elective in Human Nutrition and Food


Grade of C or above required.

Additional Requirements


Electives may be needed to meet the university requirement of 42 upper division credit hours and the degree minimum of 120 overall credit hours. Electives should be selected in consultation with advisor and faculty mentor.

Students must satisfactorily complete a mandatory security screen (background check).

All Professional Child Development students are required to complete a 6-8 credit hour internship.

Additional Requirements


Electives may be needed to meet the university requirement of 42 upper division credit hours and the degree minimum of 120 overall credit hours. Electives should be selected in consultation with advisor and faculty mentor.

Students must satisfactorily complete a mandatory security screen (background check).

All Professional Child Development students are required to complete a 6-8 credit hour internship.