The Associate in Arts- Elementary Education concentration is a program that serves a dual purpose. It provides the first two years of general study to students who plan to transfer to a baccalaureate program and work toward a Bachelor of Arts or Science in Elementary Education (see transfer information). It also provides two years of general studies to individuals who desire a structured, non-technical, degree program to gain employment or to secure a promotion in employment.
Upon graduation students will be able to:
Communicate effectively by listening, speaking, and writing using appropriate technology
Use quantitative and scientific knowledge effectively to solve problems, manipulate and interpret data, and communicate findings
Demonstrate interpersonal skills and ethical behavior appropriate for living and working in a diverse society.
Apply critical thinking skills to analyze problems and make informed decisions.
Program outcomes are assessed performance on the general education portfolio