First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • English 101 (Composition I) 3 credits
  • MATH 121 (Mathematics for Teachers I) 4 credits
  • Humanities Elective 3 credits
  • Education 101 (Introduction to Education) 3 credits
  • Social Science Elective 3 credits

Spring Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • English 102 (Composition II) 3 credits
  • Political Science 201 (The National Government) 3 credits
  • MATH 122 (Mathematics for Teachers II) 4 credits
  • History 111 or 112 (History of American People to 1865 or History of American People Since 1865)

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • Speech 101 (Fundamentals of Speech Communication) 3 credits
  • Biology 119 (Environmental Biology) 4 credits
  • Child Development 101 (Human Growth & Development I) 3 credits
  • ECON 201 (Introduction to Macroeconomics) 3 credits

Spring Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • GEOG 201 (Physical Geography) 3 credits
  • Education 103 (Students with Disabilities in School) 4 credits
  • Child Development 149 (Creative Activities for Young Children) 3 credits
  • Child Development 262 (Child, Family, and Community Relations) 3 credits
  • ART elective 3 credits

Third Year (Junior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • ECHD 334 (Language Development) 3 credits
  • ECHD 338 (Early Childhood Curriculum) 3 credits
  • ECHD 370 (Infant Toddler Teaching and Learning) 3 credits
  • ECHD 303 (Field Experience I) 1 credit
  • DLED 358 (Linguistics of ESL) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • EDUC 201 (Language & Culture) 3 credits
  • ECHD 305 (Assessment in Early Childhood) 3 credits
  • ELED 341 (Methods of Teaching Math & Science K-8) 3 credits
  • ECHD 328 (Field Experience II) 1 credit
  • DLED 374 (Methods for Teaching Bilingual Students) 3 credits
  • READ 320 (Methods of Teaching Reading) 3 credits
  • DLED 373 (Assessment of Bilingual Students) 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • EDUC 321 (Integrating Health, Arts & Physical Education in Curriculum) 3 credits
  • ECHD 339 (Math & Science in ECHD) 3 credits
  • ECHD 336 (Teaching Literacy & Social Studies) 3 credits
  • ECHD 348 (Field Experience III) 1 credit
  • DLED 375 (Methods of Teaching ESL) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • ECHD 374 (Student Teaching) 12 credits
  • EDUC 003 (Career Coaching) 0 credits

*TRS 101 -Transfer Success Course (waived with transfer of 90 credit hours or more)

Please contact the College of Education Advisor to discuss your specific program plan and transfer coursework.

Please note that with the transfer of an AA or AS degree all Roosevelt University general education core requirements are completed unless a pre-requisite general education course is needed for the major.