48 months
Duration
25644 USD/year
25644 USD/year
9102 USD/year
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About

The Department of Educational & Clinical Studies at University of Nevada, Las Vegas is dedicated to preparing students to excel in Early Childhood Education by obtaining the knowledge and skills necessary to support the teaching and learning of young children. 

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Overview

Students may select a B.S. in Early Childhood Education at University of Nevada, Las Vegas that will lead to licensure or non-licensure status.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate their understanding of young children’s characteristics and needs and of the interacting influences on children’s development and learning to create environments that are healthy, respectful, supportive, and challenging for each child;
  • Know the importance of children’s families and communities and use this understanding to create respectful, reciprocal relationships that support and empower families while involving families in their children’s development and learning;
  • Recognize child observation, documentation, and other forms of assessment are central to the practice of all early childhood professionals;
  • Understand that instructional strategies used with young children involves considering children’s ages, characteristics, and the settings within which teaching and learning occur
  • Use their knowledge of academic disciplines to design, implement, and evaluate experiences that promote positive development and learning for each and every young child;
  • Identify and conduct themselves as members of the early childhood profession while using ethical guidelines and other professional standards related to early childhood practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Orientation to Early Childhood Education
  • Curriculum in Early Childhood Education
  • Infant/ Toddler Curriculum
  • Practicum for Infants/ Toddlers
  • Teaching Communications Skills to Young Children
  • Creativity, and Aesthetics in Early Childhood Education
  • Methods for Early Childhood Education l: Social Sciences

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

High School Transcript – 

  • Submit your high school transcript (includes all high school coursework and grades).
  • A certified translation is required for any transcript not written in English.
College/University Transcript(s)-
  • Submit your official transcripts from all previously attended colleges or universities where college-level credits were earned (either while in high school or after graduating high school).
  • A certified evaluation (course-by-course with GPA calculation) by a NACES member organization is required for all non-US college-level coursework.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25644 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25644 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    25644 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25644 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9102 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9102 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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