Early Childhood Inclusive Program Suggestions

First Year

First Semester

Hours

Second Semester

Hours

ENG 101 - English Composition I 

3

Eng 102 - English Composition II

3

TE 100 - Introduction to Education

3

Math 102 - College Algebra*

3

BIOL103 General
Biology (or other science with lab)

4

ART 100 - Art Structure

3

SPCH 100 - Speech Fundamentals

3

PE 150 - Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise

3

Teacher Education Field Experience

1

TE 341 - Foundations for Early Childhood Education

2

Hours

14

Hours

14


**Second Year

First Semester

Hours

Second Semester

Hours

Social Sciences
General Studies elective other than Political Science

3

PSCI 110  Introduction to American Politics

3

TESE 333
Young Children with Special Needs

3

TE 206
 Technology for the Pre-Service Teacher

3

Physical Science
(science without lab)

3

  Western Civilization or American History

3

 TE 346
Early Childhood Program Administration

 1

MUS 404
Early Childhood Music and Movement
(Expressive Arts)

2

PE 247
Safety, Health 
and Nutrition

1


TE 336
Methods for Preschool and Kindergarten Classrooms

3

General Literature

3

Hours 14

Hours

14

* College Algebra required of students who do not have four years of high school mathematics including two years of high school algebra, 1 year of geometry, a senior level math course, and a math ACT score of 20 plus.

** The student should take the Praxis Core test during the second year and prior to transferring to UNK.

For additional information contact:
Dawn Mollenkopf
Teacher Education Department
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Kearney, Nebraska 68849
Telephone: (308) 865-8502