This CHAD program, offered by the Department of Child and Adolescent Development , provides a strong foundation in child development and could be the basis for graduate study in child development and related fields. This major is designed for students interested in having a career in a variety of child-related fields, such as early childhood education, childcare, community settings, and/or agencies serving children, youth, and families. Students who have declared Child and Adolescent Development (CHAD) as their major should meet with the Department advisor for consultation and approval of the program. Information about ChAD advising and how to make an appointment can be found on the department website www.sjsu.edu/chad/.
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University Requirements for Graduation
Students must complete all residency, curriculum, unit, and GPA requirements as outlined in the Undergraduate Graduation Requirements section of the Policies and Procedures .
The 4-Year Roadmap is available online. Roadmaps should be used in consultation with the catalog and your advisor to identify additional requirements for completing the major (for example, course grade minimums). Associate Degrees (ADT) Pathways are also available online.
General Education/American Institution Requirements
Courses that meet General Education/American Institution requirements are noted with area designation for required area. For legend please see General Education Attributes .