Early Childhood minor, for non-education majors

Gain a deep understanding of the early child development and care as well as the importance of play in that evolution. The coursework is selected for students who are not majoring in education or teacher training but who still seek a career working with young children.

credits required for the early childhood minor for non-education majors


of master's degree can be completed as an undergrad at WOU


of students who apply to WOU are selected for admission

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  • Learn how to be a professional advocate for young children and their families
  • Gain skills to create an inclusive climate where diversity is valued
  • Develop an understanding of educational policies, structures and practices that influence young children and their families



Early Childhood Studies Program Coordinator , Education & Leadership
503-838-9244 | emersona@wou.edu | RWEC 129


Associate Professor, Division Chair, Education & Leadership
503-838-8605 | ryanc@wou.edu | RWEC 121

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