Liberal Studies

Liberal Studies - Elementary Teacher Preparation 

The associate of arts degree in liberal studies - elementary teacher preparation is designed to provide students who intend to enroll in a baccalaureate teacher preparation program with a pattern of coursework necessary to transition into upper division course requirements. The program develops competencies in critical thinking and communication, both spoken and written, and incorporates the elementary subject matter requirements established by the California Commission on Teaching Credentialing.

  • Complete the prescribed pattern of general education courses (23 units).
  • Complete the major core requirements (29 units).
  • Complete a total of 60 associate degree applicable units.


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