For Undergraduates Interested in Early Childhood and/or Childhood Education
1) Please talk to an advisor in the Elementary Education, Literacy and Educational Leadership (EELEL) department prior to completing the major change form. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for an appointment.
The content area extension adds the middle school certification in that content area, Grades 7-9
CEDW is the premajor for students who wish to become one of the majors above and need to get a 3.0 Grade Point Average (GPA) in order to transition into the major. You will not list a concentration with the CEDW premajor.
If you have a 3.0 college GPA or 85% high school average, you may be admitted directly into the specific education major of your choice. You will also declare a concentration.
CED, ECE and ECC majors need to list a concentration (listed below). This is a NYS requirement for 30 credits in one content area or a combination of content areas.