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NSU Transfer Option

NOTE: Tulsa Community College’s Child Development Academic Program requires that all child development students enrolling in a child development laboratory course obtain a criminal background check at their own expense. Students must fill out and submit a Background Student Information Form along with Background Check Consent Form to the West Campus Child Development Academic Program office (S 128) or West Campus Liberal Arts office (L 144). Call 918-595-8177 or 918-595-8079 for more information.

Degree Awarded: Associate in Science

General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 50

Computer Science 3 hours
CSCI 1203 Computer Concepts and Applications

English 6 hours
*ENGL 1113 Composition I
*ENGL 1213 Composition II

Foreign Language 3 hours
Select one 3 credit hour course in any foreign language.

Humanities 9 hours
*ENGL 2413 Introduction to Literature
GEOG 2033 World Regional Geography
Select one 3 credit hour course designated Humanities from the list of General Education courses.

Mathematics 3 hours
MATH 1473 Mathematics for Critical Thinking
MATH 1513 College Algebra

Psychology 3 hours
PSYC 1113 Introduction to Psychology

Science 11 hours
BIOL 1114 General Biology for Non-Majors
BIOL 1383 Nutrition
*PHSC 1114 General Physical Science

Social Science 6 hours
POLS 1113 American Federal Government
and select one course from the following:
HIST 1483 U.S. History 1492 to Civil War Era
HIST 1493 U.S. History Civil War Era to Present

Sociology 3 hours
SOCI 1113 Introduction to Sociology

Speech 3 hours
SPCH 1113 Speech Communication I

Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 11

Child Development 11 hours
^CHLD 2003 Child Development in the Lifespan
^ºCHLD 2032 Early Field Experience in Teaching: Early Childhood
^CHLD 2103 Child Guidance
^º*CHLD 2513 Programming for Infants and Toddlers

Total Credit Hours: 61
*Course has prerequisite (See course description section of catalog).
^Course must be completed with a “C” or better.
º Background investigation required.
Foreign Language: Students must meet the university requirement of one college-level course in a single foreign language.
Physical education activity courses do not count toward the associate degree requirements in this curriculum.
To receive an A.A. or A.S. Degree, students must demonstrate computer proficiency.

General education requirements can be found at: