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Education

Associate in Art

 

Education

Today’s educators are shaping and inspiring the next generation through the power of knowledge. If you have a passion for teaching and want to help shape future generations, our program is for you! Studies include a variety of academic disciplines, models of inquiry, communication skills, creativity, critical thinking, problem solving and civic awareness.

Our Education program prepares students for advanced studies or specialization at a 4-year institution. Students who obtain an Associate’s Degree may pursue careers such as, but not limited to, teaching assistant, teacher’s aide or childcare worker.

 

 

 

 

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SPOTLIGHT

 

Alyssa Von Ahnen

"SCC has been a huge stepping stone toward my future. I received ample support and encouragement here from everyone I encountered and I began forging a path to achieve all of my dreams."

-- Alyssa Von Ahnen, graduating class of 2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TRANSFER

Students have successfully transferred to:

  • Rowan University
  • Stockton University
  • West Chester University
  • Wilmington University

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CAREER

Students who complete the Education, Associate of Art program and go on to earn a bachelor degree may find employment in occupations such as:

  • Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program
  • Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School
  • Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education
  • Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education
  • Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
  • Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
  • Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
  • Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors
  • Instructional Coordinators
  • Teacher Assistants
  • Instructional Coordinators
  • Instructional Designers and Technologists

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YOUR DEGREE COST AND COURSES

First Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
EDU101Introduction to the Teaching Profession3$0.00$540.00$540.00
ENG101English Composition I3$0.00$540.00$540.00
HIS101Western Civilization I3$0.00$540.00$540.00
PSY101General Psychology3$0.00$540.00$540.00
Subtotal:$2,160.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

Second Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
ENG102English Composition II3$0.00$540.00$540.00
MAT153Precalculus4$0.00$720.00$720.00
PSY201Child and Adolescent Psychology3$0.00$540.00$540.00
SOC101Introduction to Sociology3$0.00$540.00$540.00
HUM-ELECHumanities Elective3$0.00$540.00$540.00
Subtotal:$2,880.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

Third Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
ENG202Introduction to Speech Communication3$0.00$540.00$540.00
GEO101World Regional Geography3$0.00$540.00$540.00
HPE102Health and Wellness3$0.00$540.00$540.00
PSY212Educational Psychology and Assessment3$0.00$540.00$540.00
SCI-ELECScience Elective3$0.00$540.00$540.00
Subtotal:$2,700.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

Fourth Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
EDU110History and Philosophy of Education3$0.00$540.00$540.00
ENG221 or ENG222American Literature I or II3$0.00$540.00$540.00
HIS202United States History II3$0.00$540.00$540.00
HUM-ELECHumanities Elective3$0.00$540.00$540.00
SCI-ELECScience Elective3$0.00$540.00$540.00
Subtotal:$2,700.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

Total Program Cost: $10,440.00*

* - Tuition is based on the current in-county rate.

** - Elective tuition and fees may vary depending upon actual course selection.