Melissa Szymczak
Assistant Professor, Child Development
Phone: (815) 280-2433
Office: A-1508
Email: mszymcza@jjc.edu

Myra Mitchell
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Department Secretary
Phone: (815) 280-6634
Fax: (815) 280-2702
Office: J-4002
Email: mmitchell@jjc.edu

Child Development Degree Requirements 

Children reading together 

Certificate of Achievement SS055

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Associate in Applied Science - SS050

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Suggested Schedule

The following is a suggested guide for the student planning employment in child development after two years of college.

First Semester

Course Credit Hours
CDEV 201 3
CDEV 205 3
CDEV 210 3
ENG 101 or ENG 130 3
PSYC 101 3
Total: 15 Credits

Second Semester

Course Credit Hours
CDEV 215 3
MGMT 102 3
PSYC 210 3
General Education Elective 3
Elective 4
Total: 16 Credits

Third Semester

Course Credit Hours
CDEV 220 3
CDEV 230 3
CIS 128 3
EDUC 240 3
General Education Elective 3
Total: 15 Credits

Fourth Semester

Course Credit Hours
CDEV 255 3
ENG 109 3
Math-Science 4
Electives 8
Total: 18 Credits

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Joliet Junior College
1215 Houbolt Road, Joliet, IL 60431-8938
Phone: (815) 729-9020