|This is a dual-purpose degree that is intended to prepare students for employment in Early
Childhood Education programs such as Head Start, childcare or preschool settings, and for
transfer to specific baccalaureate degree programs. These include: Evergreen State College,
University of Phoenix (BSM), Seattle Pacific University (Professional Studies Degree), and
Washington State University (Human Development). It is strongly recommended that students
contact the baccalaureate granting institution early in their Associate in Applied Science-T in
Early Childhood Education about additional requirements and procedures for admission.
Students must earn a cumulative grade point average of at least a 2.0. Please note that higher GPAs and course grades are often required.