College/University Transfer: Elementary Teacher Education Specialization

Associate of Arts and Sciences Degree: College/University Transfer Major — Elementary Teacher Education Specialization

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Recommended sequence for courses (Course Number, Course Title, Credits)

First Semester

Semester Credits: 17

Second Semester

  • ENG 112 College Composition II, 3 cr
  • Approved Elective, 2 cr
  • MTH 157 Elementary Statistics, 3 cr
    MTH 163 Precalculus I, 3 cr
  • Natural Science/Lab, 4 cr
  • Social and Behavioral Science Elective, 3 cr

Semester Credits: 15

Third Semester

  • PLS 135 American National Politics, 3 cr
  • CST 100 Public Speaking, 3 cr
    CST 110 Introduction to Communication, 3 cr
  • EDU 200 Introduction to the Teaching Profession, 3 cr
  • Literature, 3 cr
  • HIS 121 U.S. History I, 3 cr

Semester Credits: 15

Fourth Semester

  • Literature/Humanities/Fine Arts, 3
  • HIS 122 U.S. History II, 3 cr
  • GEO 210 Cultural Geography, 3 cr
  • HLT/PED Health/Physical Education Elective, 2 cr
  • ECO 201 Principles of Economics I, 3 cr
    ECO 202 Principles of Economics II, 3 cr

Semester Credits: 14

Total credits required: 61


  • Minimum of eight credits required in Natural Science with Laboratory electives (biology, chemistry, geology, astronomy, or physics). Choose from approved Natural Science/Lab electives listed under Required General Education Courses.
  • 2 credits in approved electives required. Requirements of four-year institutions may vary. Students should consult an academic advisor or their faculty advisor to select electives and certain required courses that will satisfy baccalaureate major requirements. In addition, they should confirm with the college or university to which they plan to transfer that they will receive credit at the four-year institution.
  • Choose from list of approved Social and Behavioral Sciences listed under Required General Education Courses.
  • Literature requirement - choose from ENG 241, 242, 243, 244, 251, 252.
  • Minimum of three credits required in Literature/Humanities/Fine Arts electives required in addition to the three credits of Literature required. Choose from Literature/Humanities/Fine Arts electives listed under Required General Education Courses.
  • Total of two HLT/PED credits required in the program (excluding HLT 143-144)