Early Childhood Development
Bachelor of Arts in Human Development and Family Studies: Early Childhood Specialization
Associate of Arts in Early Childhood Development
Faculty and Staff
Coordinator: Elsa Weber, Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago [Email]
Tamra Bottomlee, M.Ed., Erikson Institute
Sue O'Drobinak, B.A., Purdue University
Patricia Rodda, M.S., Ed., Erikson Institute
Courses offered by our faculty and staff provide knowledge and training in the areas of child development, administration, curriculum design, classroom teaching, and early childhood social knowledge.
Charlotte R. Riley Child Center
Located on the Purdue Calumet Campus, the Charlotte R. Riley Child Center is a facility for early childhood students to enhance their skills in child development and teaching strategies.