Bachelor of Arts in Child and Adolescent Development: Concentration in School Age Child and Family – ECE Associate Degree for Transfer Roadmap
This is a sample pathway for students who transfer to San Francisco State University in the current Bulletin year with an AS-T in Early Childhood Education.
Six units in the major (CAD 210, CAD 260) and all lower-division GE requirements have been satisfied. Check with a major advisor about the most appropriate course sequence. Degree completion guaranteed in 60 units; see the Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) section for more information.
|CAD 300||Professional Roles and Careers in Child and Adolescent Development (Major Core)||3|
|CAD 410||Applied Child and Youth Development (Major Core)||3|
|CAD 450||Understanding and Working with Diverse Families (Major Core)||3|
|GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences||3|
|Language/Reading/Communication Development - Select One (Major Concentration):||3|
|Performance of Children's Literature|
|Dynamics of Communication Development (UD-D)|
|MATH 165||Concepts of the Number System (Major Concentration)||3|
|Art Course (Major Concentration) 1||3|
|GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities||3|
|U.S. and California Government||3|
or University Elective if US/CA Government met before transfer
|CAD 500GW||Action Research Methods in Child and Adolescent Development - GWAR (Major Core)||3|
|MATH 565||Concepts of Geometry, Measurement, and Probability (Major Concentration)||3|
|Literature Course - Select One (Major Concentration):||3|
|Asian American Children's/Adolescent Literature (UD-C, AERM, SJ)|
|"Typical American": Narratives of Multiculturalism in the Americas from 1492 to the Present (UD-D, GP)|
|Literature and the Adolescent Reader (AERM)|
|Elective - Select One (Major Concentration):||3|
|Directed Experiences with Children|
|Elementary School Physical Education: K-5|
|History of California (CSLG, UD-D)|
|Science Course (Major Concentration) 2||3|
|CAD 625||Children, Youth, and Public Policy (Major Core)||3|
|CAD 660||Applied Advanced Developmental Science in Child and Adolescent Development (Major Core)||3|
or University Elective if US History met before transfer
|GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences||3|
To Do at SF State:
Enough total units to reach 120 minimum for graduation; 40 units minimum at the upper-division level; to include the following:
University-Wide Requirements: 9–15 units
- American Institutions (0–6 units): US History, US Government, California State and Local Government requirements if not taken before transfer
- Upper-Division GE, Areas B, C, and D (9 units): Courses required for the major may double-count if approved for UD GE.
- Students entering this major with the AS-T in Early Childhood Education are not required to fulfill SF State Studies requirements.
- Completion of major requirements includes completion of Complementary Studies.
CAD major (Concentration in School Age Child and Family): 39-40 units
- Core (18 units): Includes GWAR.
- Concentration (21-22 units): Includes Capstone.
- Minimum grade of C or better required for all courses in the major.
University Electives: 6 or more units
Depends on course choices made at the community college, how transferred units are applied to the requirements above, and course choices at SF State. Some courses may meet more than one requirement, e.g., both in UD GE and the major.