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Kansas State University

Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education

The Early Childhood Education degree program prepares students to work with children from birth to age 6 as teachers, administrators, coordinators of parent programs, or in childcare programs on a professional level.

The programs focus on the study of individuals and families from a multidisciplinary perspective. The programs emphasize developmental processes throughout the life cycle; interpersonal relationships; intervention for speech, language, and hearing problems; and educational programming for children and families. The school places great importance on laboratory and field experiences along with classroom experiences.