main content starts hereFamily and Consumer Sciences

  • Total course required for completion: 3.5 credits
  • Technical Exam: NOCTI- Early Childhood Education and Care-Basic

Core Courses are defined as those required to be considered for the CTE Technical Endorsement (3.0 credits). The Career and Financial Management I requirement may be taken as a stand-alone course or embedded within the core course specified above.  Students may choose an additional 1 credit from the Supplemental Courses to fulfill the total requirement for 3.5 credits.

Core Courses (3.0 Total Credits)

  • Child Development I
    • Grades 9-12
    • Credits: 0.5
  • Child Development II
    • Grades 9-12
    • Credits: 0.5
  • Independent Living (or CFM I)
    • Grades 10-12
    • Credits: 0.5
  • Education CEIP (CFM II)
    • Grades 11, 12
    • Credits: 1.0
  • Early Childhood Education (available for college credit)
    • Grades 11, 12
    • Credits: 0.5

Supplemental Course (0.5 credits required)

  • Lifespan Studies
    • Grades 9-12
    • Credits: 0.5
  • Parenting
    • Grades 9-12
    • Credits: 0.5
  • Adolescent Psychology
    • Grades 9-12
    • Credits: 0.5
  • Fitness and Nutrition throughout the Lifespan
    • Grades 11, 12
    • Credits: 0.5
  • Early Childhood Co-op Work Experience
    • Grade 12
    • Credits: 1.0-2.0