Elementary Education [Teacher] Preparation

Associate of Arts Degree with Designation

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Elementary Education Teacher Preparation allows students to complete a transferable associate of arts degree preparing them for transfer to a four-year college or university in Colorado where they can complete their Bachelor’s degree and teaching credential in two additional years. Students identify a major and transfer institution prior to enrolling for courses and must meet with their faculty advisor before registering for classes to insure transferability of courses to their chosen institution/major.

Written Communication

Six (6) credit hours

ENG 121

English Composition I: CO1

3

ENG 122

English Composition II: CO2

3

Mathematics

Six (6) credit hours

MAT 155

Integrated Math I

3

MAT 156

Integrated Math II

3

Arts and Humanities

Three (3) credit hours

LIT 115

Introduction to Literature I: AH2

3

or

 

 

LIT 201

World Literature to 1600: AH2

(3)

or

 

 

LIT 202

World Literature after 1600: AH2

(3)

or

 

 

LIT 211

American Literature to the Civil War: AH2

(3)

or

 

 

LIT 221

British Literature to 1770: AH2

(3)

History

Three (3) credit hours

HIS 121

U.S. History to Reconstruction: HI1

3

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Six (6) credit hours

GEO 105

World Regional Geography: SS2

3

POS 111

American Government: SS1

3

Natural and Physical Sciences

Eight (8) credit hours

SCI 155

Integrated Science I-Physics & Chemistry w/Lab: SC1

4

SCI 156

Integrated Science II-Earth & Life Sciences w/Lab: SC1

4

Additional Requirements

Nine (9) credit hours

COM 115

Public Speaking

3

EDU 221

Introduction to Education

3

PSY 238

Child Development: SS3

3

Electives

Nineteen (19) credit hours to be determined by discipline and transfer institution.

Total Credit Hours

60