Bachelor of Science in Childhood Studies
The following table summarizes all requirements for a Bachelor of Science in childhood studies. For an overview of a particular course, click on its title. Our Course Descriptions page lists all education courses. For one possible breakdown of the major by semester, see the Plan of Study.
||These courses involve field experiences in schools and/or child care settings.
||The Clare College curriculum also includes a three-credit quantitative reasoning requirement. Childhood studies majors satisfy this requirement by passing any of the courses listed in the above table under Mathematics.
Choose one subject from among physical education, sociology, and psychology. Within the subject, take two courses, as indicted below.
- Physical education: take two of the following three courses.
This major does not lead to teacher certification.
In order for students to graduate, all degree requirements must be completed satisfactorily. These include:
- Application for graduation and degree audit (registrar),
- Application for graduation (School of Education evaluation),
- 2.0 GPA overall,
- Successful completion of internship in Childhood Studies.
If you wish to apply to this program please contact the St. Bonaventure University Admissions Office at 1 (800) 462-5050 for admission materials.
For more information regarding childhood studies, please contact
Dr. Nancy Casey, Chair
Plassmann Hall B48, St. Bonaventure University
St. Bonaventure, NY 14778