Mar 23, 2023  
Whittier College Catalog 2021-2022 
Whittier College Catalog 2021-2022 ARCHIVED CATALOG

Child Development, B.A.

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CHDV Major Total Units: 31-32

Core Requirements

CHDV, Pathway Integrating Child Development and Education Specialist

PICES is an intensive program that allows students who major in Child Development to also obtain a preliminary Education Specialist Preliminary Teaching Credential. Students will complete all the required coursework for the Child Development degree and the education courses required by the state - including student teaching- to receive a Preliminary Education Specialist Teaching Credential. Upon graduation students will hold both a B.A. degree and a Preliminary Teaching Credential.


 The program requires an application in the student’s sophomore year with a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.

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