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Jackson Community College

Program Guide: Elementary Education

First Year

First Semester
ENG 131 3
MAT 141 5
PSY 140 4
Elective for teachable major 3
15
Second Semester
ENG 132 3
PSY 245 3
MAT 210 4
World Perspectives elective 3
Humanities elective 3
16
 

Second Year

First Semester
MAT 211 4
Course for teachable major 3
Science Lab elective 4
Social Science elective 3
Course for teachable major 3
17
Second Semester
Science elective 4
Humanities elective 3
Course for teachable major 3
Course for teachable major 3
Course for teachable major 3
16
 

NOTES:

  • Teachable majors: Language Arts, Math, Social Studies, Integrated Science
  • Programs are approved by the Michigan Department on Education and accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
  • The College of Education offers programs leading to the bachelor's degree and Michigan Provisional Certification. Certification is available in elementary general education, secondary general education, or elementary education with special education endorsement.
  • This guide fulfills the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA).  Humanities electives must be taken from different disciplines.  Science electives must be taken from different disciplines.  Social science elective must be a non-PSY course.   Please check with your community college advisor for additional associate degree requirements.  GVSU will honor the MACRAO agreement.
  • World Perspectives electives:  ANT 131, CUL 175, ENG 257, GEO 132, PLS 262, SPN 232
  • PLEASE NOTE: Please contact an advisor early. The College of Education advisors can be reached at 616-331-6650.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES

Deadlines for application to Teacher Education are: September 15 for winter admission and field placement; February 1 for fall admission and field placement. Application packets are available in the College of Education.

Admissions Office • 1 Campus Drive • Allendale MI 49401-9403
Phone (616) 331-2025 • 1-800-748-0246 • admissions@gvsu.edu