Brynhild Weihe

Brynhild Weihe

"I really like the art that's everywhere around campus, and I really love theatre. I love doing shows here and being a part of that community." - Brynhild Weihe, theatre major Read More

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Lake Michigan College

Program Guide: Elementary Education

First Year

First Semester
ENGL 101 3
MATH 128 4
PSYC 201 3
Humanities elective 3
World Perspectives elective 3
16
Second Semester
ENGL 102 3
Course for teachable major 3
MATH 200 4
PSYC 204 3
Course for teachable major 3
16
 

Second Year

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

NOTES:

  • Programs are approved by the Michigan Department of 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. Students must select a teachable major.
  • Approved teachable majors: Language Arts, Math, Integrated Science, Social Studies
  • This guide fulfills the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA).  Social science elective must be a non-PSYC course.  Humanities electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Science electives must be selected from different disciplines.   Please check with your community college advisor for additional associate degree requirements.  GVSU will still honor the MACRAO agreement.
  • World Perspectives electives:  FORL 202, FORL 222, HIST 102, POSC 202
  • 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