Education

AA or AS Transfer Degree

Students planning to major in education should follow the associate in science or associate in arts degree curriculum. This prepares the student to attain proficiency in several areas within the profession, including elementary, secondary, and special education. The program provides a general orientation to each of the teaching specialties. The topics include an investigation of organization principles and foundations of education, child development and psychology, and factors affecting learning. Students interested in a career in education must consult with an advisor to develop their program of study.