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College of Education - Louisiana Tech University

Assessment & Accreditation

Early Childhood (NAEYC)


The Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Education consists of a 126 semester-hour curriculum that includes general education courses required by the University and coursework in education required for teacher certification. The program is nationally recognized by the National Association for the Education of Young Childrenthe world's largest organization working on behalf of young children.

For more information about the program, contact the Department of Curriculum, Instruction, and Leadership.

Terri Sullivan at terris@latech.edu  and  318-257-4609

Special Professional Association (SPA) Resources

The resources below are provided to assist with the program's continuing accreditation efforts.

Assessment of Content Knowledge

State Licensure Exam: Praxis II Content Test

The state of Louisiana requires the passing of a content knowledge test (e.g., Praxis II Content Test) as a condition of teacher certification. The undergraduate teacher education program at Louisiana Tech University requires the passing of this test prior to admission into the teacher candidate's final clinical practice (e.g., student teaching). The Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) require passing scores for program admission.

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