Child Development Careers - American Sign Language (ASL) Associate in Science Degree program is designed for an
individual who would like to transfer to earn a bachelor’s degree to become a
licensed early childhood teacher in the public schools and/or to have advanced
specialization in order to incorporate American Sign Language (ASL) in early
Students will learn about child development, guidance, health and safety, cultural sensitivity, professional relations, and curriculum planning, as well as liberal arts education. Lab and Practicum opportunities are provided which allow students to apply their skills and knowledge in a practical experience.
Students must have a high school diploma, or GED, and pass a criminal background study.
Respect for cultural differences is essential. Good judgment and absolute integrity are also necessary for success in the field of child development.
Program Delivery Methods
Hybrid, online and traditional in-class courses on Saint Paul College campus, St. Paul, MN