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2+2 Transfer Pathway Guides

2+2 with SUNY Fredonia

B.A./Adolescence Education Certification (7-12) (EA54)

MCC Degree Awarded:

Liberal Arts & Sciences: Adolescence Education (Teacher Education Transfer) A.S. (EA03)

Please note that some courses required in a 2+2 Transfer Pathway may not be required for the MCC program. This could have financial aid implications. Students should meet with their advisor or with a transfer representative to discuss an academic plan and recommended sequence of courses.
2+2SheetMajor Listing Sheet

Make sure to view the Major Listing Sheet tab above.

FIRST SEMESTER 16 credits:
ENG 101
ENG 200
College Composition

Advanced Composition

Click on hyperlinks for course options.

* MTH 150 is not an appropriate mathematics course for students pursuing teacher certification in the mathematics/science/technology field. Students should consult with an advisor for selection of proper mathematics placement and subsequent course work.

** A two semester sequence of college level study or its equivalent is required. American Sign Language (ASL) is accepted.
PSY 101 Introduction to Psychological Science
EDU 100 Introduction to the Teaching Profession
SUNY - M MTH 150 Survey of Mathematics or higher *
SUNY - FL SUNY Foreign Language **
HED 116 Issues in Child Development and Health
EDU 200 Foundations of Education # # Minimum grade of B required by Fredonia.

+ See Major Listing Sheet for required courses for the following majors:
Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, English, French, Math, Mathematics Middle Childhood, Physics, Social Studies or Spanish. Make sure to review this when choosing courses for any electives or general education courses.
PSY 202 Developmental Psychology - Adolescence #
Concentration Elective +
SUNY - FL SUNY Foreign Language ** (Choose next level of same language)
MCC-SSD PSY 261 recommended
THIRD SEMESTER 15 – 18 credits:
EDU 208 Guided Observation in Education # Volunteer or work experience with children prior to program admission is strongly advised.

AP, IB, CLEP, high school dual enrollment, & transfer courses:  

Credits showing as accepted at MCC may not be transferable.
See their AP policies. Contact Fredonia with questions.

Both EDU 200 and 208 must be completed to earn credit for EDU 105 and 106 at Fredonia.
SUNY - H Choose an English Literature course from list
EDU 125 Technology in Education
SUNY - NS SUNY Natural Science
Concentration Elective +
SUNY - SS or
FOURTH SEMESTER 14-15 credits:
EDU 230 Introduction to Special Education In order to be fully admitted into any Initial Teacher Education Program, students must meet the following requirements: Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, proof of completion of SAT, ACT, or GRE, and required coursework.

If equivalent coursework or proof of SAT, ACT or GRE is not completed, students may be admitted to their programs conditionally. All conditions must be met at the conclusion of their first semester at Fredonia.
SUNY - A or SUNY - H SUNY Arts or SUNY Humanities Elective
Concentration Elective +
MCC-SCI MCC Scientific Reasoning Elective
Concentration Elective +

Most departments require a minimum grade of C for courses to transfer directly to the major. Please refer to the Fredonia catalog for individual major requirements.

Refer to SUNY Fredonia
Transfer Course Equivalency database.
Liberal Arts and Sciences - Adolescent  Education Teacher Education Transfer A.S. (EA03) will be the degree student is audited against and awarded from MCC.

Documentation Source: 2022-2023 Advisement and Transfer Services.
Updated 12/20/2022

While every effort is made to ensure accurate information, students are strongly advised to verify course transferability with the four-year institution as they will make the final determination of transfer credit.