College of Health and Human Sciences
Students complete a program that prepares them to apply for licensure in Indiana as Early Childhood Generalist and Exceptional Needs, teaching in pre-kindergarten through grade three. Students develop critical thinking abilities necessary for working with young children and their families. They develop skills for working with typically developing children as well as children with exceptional needs. Graduates are prepared to teach in inclusive preschool and primary classrooms and/or in classrooms serving children with exceptional needs. The program includes one full semester of student teaching.
Transfer GPA and Course Requirements
Purdue admits to individual majors. To be considered for admission as a college transfer student, applicants must meet minimum GPA requirements for their desired major. In addition, some majors have course requirements. Requirements for this major are posted below (unless the program is closed to transfers).
Minimum GPA: 2.8