MCC CURRICULUM OVERVIEW

LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES: CHILDHOOD EDUCATION (TEACHER EDUCATION TRANSFER)

A.A. DEGREE - Transfer Program

Program Code: EC01


Distribution RequirementsCredit Hours
FIRST SEMESTER: 16 Credit Hours
ENG 101 College Composition OR
ENG 200 Advanced Composition
3
EDU 100 Introduction to the Teaching Profession1
PSY 101 Introduction to Psychological Science3
MAJOR/CONCENTRATION ELECTIVE++++3 or higher
MTH 155 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers I3
NATURAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE****3
Total16
SECOND SEMESTER: 15 Credit Hours
EDU 200 Foundations of Education3
PSY 201 Developmental Psychology- Child3
MAJOR/CONCENTRATION ELECTIVE++++3
NATURAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE WITH LAB****3 or higher
MTH 156 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II3
Total15
THIRD SEMESTER: 16 Credit Hours
EDU 208 Guided Fieldwork in Education3
HUMANITIES ELECTIVE OR
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION- THE ARTS ELECTIVE**
3
HIS 111 United States History I - to 1865 OR
HIS 112 United States History II - since 1865
3
MAJOR/CONCENTRATION ELECTIVE++++ 2
FOREIGN LANGUAGE ELECTIVE 3
PHYSICAL/HEALTH EDUCATION ELECTIVES++ 2
Total16
FOURTH SEMESTER: 15 Credit Hours
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES ELECTIVE+ 3
SOCIAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE OR
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION- WESTERN CIVILIZATIONS ELECTIVE***
3
LITERATURE ELECTIVE* 3
FOREIGN LANGUAGE ELECTIVE 3
SOCIAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE OR
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION- OTHER WORLD CIVILIZATIONS ELECTIVE***
3
Total15
TOTAL CREDITS62+++

NOTE: For transfer to a SUNY college, check courses approved as meeting SUNY General Education Requirements.

Courses advised for transfer (see appropriate 2+2 audit sheet):
* ENG 215 Children's Literature or other literature course
** For transfer to a SUNY college: SUNY General Education- The Arts
For transfer to a private college: Humanities course
*** For transfer to a SUNY college: SUNY General Education- Western Civilization, Other World Civilizations.
For transfer to a private college: Cognates and Specific General Education Requirements, i.e., American History (HIS 111/112), American National Government (POS 102), Introduction to Economics (ECO 101)
**** SCI 131 Integrated Science for Future Teachers I - The Physical World and SCI 132 Integrated Science for Future Teachers II - The Living World recommended
+ PSY 261 Psychology of Learning and Behavior Disorders is strongly recommended for transfer
++ HED 116 Issues in Child Development and Health is strongly recommended for transfer
+++ Through careful advisement, students may be able to complete as much as 18 credit hours in some concentrations/majors prior to transfer.
++++ Courses selected within one academic area (concentration/major) chosen with an advisor, based upon transfer school requirements. Some of the required credits may fulfill other degree requirements.

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