Child Development Practicum 259 Requirements
Child Development 259, Practicum in Preschool Education, is
the terminal course in the Child Development Program. In order to enroll
in the Practicum course, every eligible student must complete a Practicum
application. In addition, students must attend a mandatory orientation
after the application has been reviewed, and approved. The Practicum Supervisor
will contact eligible students with all information regarding the date and
location of the orientation session. Students who have completed all
of the required Child Development core coursework, with a grade of “C” or
better, are eligible to apply for the Child Development 259 course.
Applications will be available on November 3rd of each fall
semester , for students seeking enrollment in a spring Practicum.
Conversely, applications will be available on March 3rd
of every spring semester, for students seeking fall
admittance in the course. Applications will be accepted during a three week
time period from the date indicated above. Applications can be retrieved
from the Human Services Department located in building Y, suite 131.