The College of Education and Psychology at East Central University strives to provide students with quality, educational experiences to prepare them for the fields of Education, Human Development, Hospitality and Food Science, Kinesiology and Psychology. Bachelor’s degrees offered through the College of Education and Psychology include Early Childhood Education; Elementary Education; Special Education; Psychology; Human Development, Hospitality and Food Science; and Kinesiology. Certificates offered include:

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Elementary Education
  • Human Development, Hospitality and Food Science
  • Special Education
  • Kinesiology
  • Psychology
  • And Teacher Certification in:
    • Art, Biology, Chemistry, English, History, Mathematics, Instrumental Music, Vocal Music, and Physics
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Department of Education

The Department of Education assists and prepares those seeking degrees or certification in public school teaching.

Human Development, Hospitality and Food Science

East Central University’s Human Development, Hospitality and Food Science prepares students for countless career opportunities – helping them create better lives for themselves, their families and their communities.

Department of Kinesiology

The Department of Kinesiology gives students the means to educate the total person for living in an enlightened society. The study of human movement is the unique content of the Kinesiology program.

Department of Psychology

As a behavioral science, psychology applies the scientific method to greatly enhance the problem-solving abilities of people. Psychology involves the study of behavior and it enables people to better understand themselves and others.

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Child Care Giver
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... and so many more!