The Education Program is a 61 credit-hour program designed for students interested in preparing to become a teacher. Both theory and practice are emphasized by the program. A field experience assignment is conducted in each education course that is offered.
Graduates of the Teacher Preparation program may transfer into a bachelor’s degree program or apply for jobs such as teacher aide, teacher assistant, instructional assistant, duty supervisor, classroom support staff, paraprofessional, education assistant, or assistant teacher.
This program admits students each semester or bi-term:
In addition to tuition, students are responsible for transportation to the various clinical sites, professional liability insurance, books, and uniforms. Any student seeking financial assistance should contact the Financial Aid Office.
Curriculum Requirements (pdf) Advising Plan: Teacher Preparation Option (View KCTCS system level transfer agreements)
Program offered at the Somerset and Laurel Campuses. Some classes offered at other locations. Please contact the program coordinator for more information.
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