ELEMENTARY TEACHER ED. FOR TRANSFER
ASSOCIATE IN ARTS DEGREE
DIVISION OF BEHAVIORAL & SOCIAL SCIENCES
The Associate in Arts in Elementary Teacher Education for Transfer (AA-T) Degree is intended to meet the lower division requirements for Elementary Teacher Education majors (or similar majors) at a CSU campus that offers baccalaureate degrees.
This degree is designed for students interested in an introduction to the field of Liberal Studies, Integrated Teachers Education and for students looking to further their understanding of Elementary Teacher Education. These courses will provide students with a solid foundation in Elementary Teacher Education that will serve them for transferring to a California State University.
In addition to the courses listed in the curriculum tab, the following additional requirements must be met for completion of the AA-T Degree in Elementary Teacher Education:
- Completion of 60 CSU-transferable semester units.
- Achievement of a minimum GPA of at least 2.0 in all CSU-transferable coursework. (Some majors may require a higher GPA. Students should consult with a counselor for more information).
- Completion of the 50-51 semester units in the major with a grade of “C” or better.
- Certified completion of the California State University General Education-Breadth (CSUGE) pattern; OR the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) pattern.
Students are advised to check with the Counseling Department or Transfer Center for the courses accepted into the Elementary Teacher Education major at the CSU where they seek transfer.
|BIOL 101||General Biology||4|
|CD 106||Child Growth & Development||3|
|ED 110||Introduction to Teaching||3|
|ENGL 101||*College Composition and Research||3.5|
|ENGL 201 or
|*Advanced Composition and Critical Thinking
*Advanced Composition and Critical Thinking Honors
|GEOL 150||Physical Geology||3|
|GEOL 151||Physical Geology Laboratory||1|
|GEOG 103||World Regional Geography||3|
|HIST 101||History of World Civilization to the 17th Century||3|
|HIST 143 or
|History of the United States to 1877
*History of the United States to 1877 Honors
|LIT 102 or
|*Approaches to Literature
*Approaches to Literature Honors
|MATH 140||*Mathematics for Elementary Teacher||4|
|PHY 120||*Physics for Everyday Use||4|
|CHEM 120||*Introduction to Chemistry||5|
|POLS 110 or
|Government of the United States
*Government of the United States Honors
|SPCH 101 or
*Public Speaking Honors
Choose one course from the following list:
|ART 105 or
|Survey of Western Art: Prehistory Through Middle Ages
*Survey of Western Art: Prehistory Through Middle Ages
|ART 110||Understanding Visual Art||3|
|DANC 199||Dance Appreciation||3|
|MUS 133||Music Appreciation||3|
|THTR 101||Theatre Arts Appreciation||3|
Required Subtotal: 50-51
CSU GE or IGETC Pattern: Units Vary
Transferable Electives (as needed to reach 60 transferable units)
Units Required: 60