Requirements

General Education: 20-22 Credits

As described in the General Education section of the catalog and as identified below:

Technical Core: A Maximum of 13 Credits From the Following:

  • Apprenticeship training

  • Military training

  • Trade/Proprietary education

If the student does not have 13 technical credits, the remaining credits can be elective credits approved by the assigned counselor or can be completed through three additional credits in the internship program.

Career Studies: 15 Credits as Follows:

  • course - Introduction to Education Credits: 3 *

  • course - Education Field Experience Credits: 0 *

  • course - Classroom Techniques Credits: 3 *

  • course - Introduction to the Exceptional Student Credits: 3 *

  • course - Special Project - Education Credits: 3 *

  • course - Education Internship Credits: 3 *

*12 course credits can be earned through completion of the CTETPP curriculum components. Courses are completed as hybrid courses combining face-to-face and online components. Students are required to complete 45 hours in stage I, 140 hours in stage II, and 15 hours in a capstone course for a total of 200 hours in stage I and II. Students must complete stage I and II with a grade of 2.75 or higher.

Career Studies: 9 Credits From Among the Following:

  • course - Literacy Development and Instruction Credits: 3

  • GEOG115 - Human Geography Credits: 3

  • course - Intercultural Communication: The Person and The Process Credits: 3

Electives: 1-3 Credits

Total Credits Required for Degree: 60

Suggested Sequence

Students must complete the 12 credit stage I and II curriculum components and EDUC 299 during the first year.  Additional career studies and General Education courses may be taken during the first year or in subsequent semesters.  The following sequence is an example of how this degree can be completed in two years.  The sequence is based on satisfaction of all Foundational Studies requirements and prerequisites and presumes a Fall Term start date.  An individual’s program may vary depending on transfer institution, career objectives, or individual needs.  See a counselor for other options and to monitor your progress.

Technical Credits: 13 Credits

Semester 1: Fall Term

Total Credits: 15-16

Semester 2: Spring Term

  • course - Education Field Experience Credits: 0

  • course - Literacy Development and Instruction Credits: 3

  • course - Special Project - Education Credits: 3

  • course - Education Internship Credits: 3

  • course - English Composition: Writing and Research or course - Public Speaking Credits: 3

  • course - Intercultural Communication: The Person and The Process Credits: 3

Total Credits: 15

Semester 3: Fall Term

Total Credits: 10-12

Semester 4: Spring Term