Preservice

CSPD Component

III.Preservice Personnel Development

Quality Indicator 5: Institution of higher education (IHE) programs and curricula across disciplines are aligned with both national professional organization personnel standards and state personnel standards.

Quality Indicator 6: Institution of higher education programs and curricula address early childhood development and discipline specific pedagogy.

 

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Discipline Degree Level Requirement Programs in Kansas

Early Childhood &

Early Childhood Special Educator (ECU)
Bachelors 9
Deaf / Hearing Impaired Teacher Bachelors 0 (TASN / Valdosta)
Vision Specialist Bachelors 0 (TASN / TX Tech & U of NE)
Social Worker Bachelors or Masters 8
School Psychologist Masters or Ed Specialist 5
Clinical Psychologist Doctorate 3
Registered Dietitian Bachelors 2
Speech Language Pathologist Masters 4
Occupational Therapist Masters or Doctorate 1
Physical Therapist Masters or Doctorate 3
Nurse Bachelors 16
Audiologist Doctorate 2
Family Therapist Masters or Doctorate 2
Leadership (Building) Masters or Doctorate 12
Leadership (District) Masters or Doctorate 9

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Approved Higher Education Programs in Kansas

Early Childhood Unified Higher Education Programs

Emporia State University (masters)

Fort Hays State University

Kansas State University

Newman University

Pittsburg State University

Southwestern College

University of Kansas

Washburn University

Wichita State University

Speech and Language Therapy Higher Education Programs

Wichita State University

University of Kansas

Kansas State University

Fort Hays State University

Occupational Therapy Higher Education Program

University of Kansas

Physical Therapy Higher Education Programs

University of Kansas

Wichita State University

University of St. Mary

Audiology Higher Education Programs

Wichita State University

University of Kansas

Social Work Higher Education Programs

Bethel College

Fort Hays State University

Kansas State University

Newman University

Pittsburg State University

University of Kansas

Washburn University

Wichita State University

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Family Therapy Education Programs

Kansas State University (MS) and (PhD)

Friends University (MS)

School Psychology Higher Education Programs

Emporia State University

Fort Hays State University

Pittsburg State University

University of Kansas

Wichita State University

Clinical Psychology Higher Education Programs

University of Kansas

Wichita State University

Kansas State University

Dietitian Higher Education Programs

Kansas State University

University of Kansas

Nursing Higher Education Programs

Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (BSN)
Registered
Nurses

Associate of Science (RN) Registered Nurses

Baker University Barton County Community College
Benedictine College Brown Mackie College, Salina and Kansas City
Bethel College Butler Community College
Emporia State University Cloud County Community College
Fort Hays State University Coffeyville Community College
Kansas Wesleyan University Colby Community College
Mid America Nazarene University Dodge City Community College
National American University Garden City Community College
National American University Wichita Hesston College
Newman University Highland C Tech Center
Pittsburg State University Hutchinson Community College
Southwestern College  
University of Kansas Johnson County Community College
University of St Mary Kansas City Kansas Community College
Washburn University Labette Community College
Wichita State University Manhattan Area Tech School
  Neosho County Community College
  North Central Kansas Tech College
  Pratt Community College
  Seward County Community College
   
   

Administration: Building Leadership

Baker University

Benedictine College

Fort Hays State University

Newman University

Pittsburg State University (PDF)

University of Kansas

Wichita State University

Emporia State University

Kansas State University

Ottawa University

Southwestern College

Washburn University

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Administration: District Leadership

Baker University

Fort Hays State University

Pittsburg State University (PDF)

University of Kansas

Wichita State University

Emporia State University

Kansas State University

Southwestern College

Washburn University


The Early Childhood Higher-education Options (ECHO) Consortium

The ECHO Consortium

  • Is a collaborative effort of Early Childhood Faculty to address the early childhood unified licensure in Kansas.
  • Promotes levels of involvement and participation of individual college/university early childhood preservice education programs for delivery of professional development courses across Kansas colleges/universities.
  • Is meeting the goals of Kansas State Department of Education – Early Childhood Supplement to the State Improvement Grant.
  • Is an effort to address the high demand of educators for young children.
  • Supports the delivery of preservice programs by individual colleges/universities.
  • Provides a forum for collaboratively developing courses to support statewide accessibility.

Visit ECHO for downloadable supporting documents http://echo.lsi.ku.edu/supporting-documents

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